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Virtual Attack Team

Outsourced Offensive Security Team


Sword & Shield’s Virtual Attack Team service package empowers you to gain an attacker’s perspective of your security environment. Our certified consultants are experienced professionals, and our comprehensive portfolio of security services allows us to be your single stop consulting partner.

Knowing your vulnerabilities and the ways attackers could exploit them is one of the most valuable insights you can obtain for your organization. Sword & Shield Enterprise Security offers a comprehensive suite of security assessment services to identify these areas.

The Virtual Attack Team is a subscription-based service package that puts these capabilities at your fingertips in a convenient and affordable delivery system. This allows Sword & Shield to partner with you to create a strategic and highly flexible cybersecurity plan tailored to your business with services you can use on a regular basis.

What our Virtual Attack Team offers your organization

Virtual Attack Team allows you to strategically plan and implement the services you need. The following are some examples of services you can choose to build your customized VAT:

  • Penetration testing: internal, external, web application
  • Social engineering: USB baiting, pretexting calls (vishing), physical
  • Phishing emails
  • Purple teaming, attack scenarios
  • Password cracking and analysis
  • Threat emulation
  • Sensitive data targeting
  • Threat hunting
  • Strategic planning
  • Network segmentation testing
  • SIEM tuning
  • Hardware and software testing
  • OSINT research and development
  • Brute force attack

The value to you

Our Virtual Attack Team service gives you access to a full range of cybersecurity expertise and services without the cost of a full-time employee or team. This provides you expertise and guidance in the strategic planning and execution of your cybersecurity program.

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Additional services

Sword & Shield offers a host of solutions related to Virtual Attack Team. In addition to our offensive security services, clients may opt for these related services:

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Featured Additional Security Assessment Services

Sword & Shield provides a wide variety of security assessment related services for our clients. The following list provides an overview of some of the most common services we perform. For more details about these services or other services we perform, contact us today.

Database Security

Our engineers are experienced in auditing Oracle, Microsoft SQL, Notes, and several other database management system products. Among other things, Sword & Shield security engineers analyze authentication and authorization controls in the database system for least-privilege access controls and audit traceability. Emphasis is placed on matching the degree of security with the business and operational needs.

Firewall Audit

A Sword & Shield Firewall/Router Audit thoroughly evaluates the rule base for known security risks and policy violations. As a first line of defense against attacks, firewalls and routers must be implemented and maintained properly. Our Firewall/Router Audit provides a detailed analysis that reduces risks and increases perimeter security.

Mobile Application Assessment

Our Mobile Application Assessment, when combined with our Web Application Assessment, provides a comprehensive assessment of the security of the web application and the mobile devices used to interact with the application. The service analyzes the network transmissions and forensically analyzes the mobile device(s) used.


Phone Sweep

Sword & Shield performs a sweep of the telephone address space to detect unauthorized modems and authorized but insecure modems. We can perform a phone sweep as a stand-alone service, or as part of another service, such as an external network vulnerability/penetration test.

Security Architecture Review

The Architecture Review and Design process is coordinated through a client project manager and includes a set of structured interviews. These interviews and reviews focus on business areas supported by the network and the technology staff that supports the business units.

Virtual Infrastructure Assessment

This service provides the customer with the analysis necessary to protect all facets of a virtualized infrastructure. Included are areas related to access control, the application of least privilege, data protection, secure network configuration, disaster recovery planning and testing, and threat analysis. The goal of the assessment is to identify security gaps and develop remediation strategies.

VPN Audit

The VPN Audit service audits your VPN and your VPN policies and recommends techniques to optimize and enhance your VPN’s effectiveness. We identify potential security vulnerabilities and help you reduce your risks.

Website Security Consulting

Web application security encompasses measures taken throughout the application’s life cycle to prevent exceptions in the security policy of an application or the underlying system vulnerabilities through flaws in the design, development, deployment, upgrade, or maintenance of the application.

Wireless Security

Sword & Shield's Wireless Testing examines the subsystems, components and security mechanisms of a wireless network and identifies any weaknesses.