FORTBRIDGE receives CREST accreditation for Penetration Testing services

Fortbridge receives CREST accreditation as a  Penetration Testing Provider

We are delighted to announce that FORTBRIDGE receives CREST accreditation as a Penetration Testing Provider. Our dedicated team has experience in a wide range of industries, having worked previously in top tech companies in the UK/EU & US, focusing on application security and cloud security, both from an offensive as well as defensive perspective. Thus, being a CREST member is a huge milestone for our business.

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Fortbridge is an IT security consultancy with a focus on penetration testing, application security and cloud security. Two brothers, highly skilled pentesters with more than 25 years of combined experience in the information security industry, founded the company in 2020. It serves clients across various continents and sectors. Our team specialises in application and cloud security, holding the OSCP/AWS/Azure/GCP security certifications. Therefore, we are very happy now that FORTBRIDGE receives CREST accreditation in Penetration Testing. This is an extra evidence regarding the quality of our services.

Adrian Tiron, co-Founder of Fortbridge, added “Security certifications can be a hit and miss sometimes. You have to really know which one to go after. So, we’ve always been very selective about our certifications and we always knew that CREST accreditation is something we need to have. This is an important milestone for us and we will definitely celebrate becoming a CREST accredited Penetration Testing Provider”

Ian Glover

“We are pleased to welcome Fortbridge as the latest UK company to achieve CREST accreditation,” said Ian Glover, president of CREST. “This business demonstrates high standards in manual penetration testing, which we validated through the rigorous CREST accreditation process. Fortbridge is now able to demonstrate that its penetration testing services meet the highest standards, covering business processes, data security and testing methodologies.”


CREST is a not-for-profit accreditation and certification body representing the technical information security industry. It provides internationally recognised accreditations for organisations providing technical security services. Moreover, CREST issues professional level certifications for individuals providing vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, cyber incident response, threat intelligence and security operations centre (SOC) services. Consequently, our member companies undergo regular and stringent assessment. Similarly, CREST certified individuals undertake rigorous examinations to demonstrate the highest levels of knowledge, skill and competence. To ensure currency of knowledge in fast changing technical security environments the certification process takes place every three years.


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