HANOI, 18 November 2021 — FPT Software today announced its accreditation by CREST, one of the cyber industry’s most highly regarded industry bodies, for meeting its standards for delivering high-quality services in penetration testing.

Penetration testing services is an essential form of security testing used for proactively analysing and improving system’s security. By achieving CREST membership, FPT Software has proven to follow the appropriate policies and procedures to deliver exceptional cybersecurity services, implemented by highly-skilled and competent experts who possess professional knowledge of the latest vulnerabilities and techniques to meet customers’ needs for security standards.

“With the continuing rise of sophisticated cyber-attacks, FPT Software is devoted to forging secure products and systems that safeguard trust across the digital ecosystem,” said Mr Pham Tung Duong, Chief of Security Officer at FPT Software. “This accreditation affirms our commitment to our clients and partners in consistently delivering quality professional security services with a distinguishable level of assurance that is recognised globally.”

CREST is a not-for-profit body that provides internationally recognised accreditations for organisations providing technical security services that are increasingly required to work for government bodies, financial sector organisations and major corporates. To be recognised as a CREST accredited organisation, FPT Software was examined by a series of meticulous evaluation and stringent assessments to ensure that the company’s methodologies, knowledge, skills and experience met CREST’s demanding standards.

“Accreditation of FPT Software is a strong endorsement of its penetration testing team and commitment to robust business processes, data security and testing methodologies,” said Rowland Johnson, president of CREST. “It also reflects the growing influence of CREST across Asia and the growing demand for highly-skilled penetration testing services from trusted providers that can demonstrate internationally-recognised, independent validation.”


About FPT Software

FPT Software is a global technology and IT services provider headquartered in Vietnam, with more than USD 513 million in revenue and 20,000 employees in 26 countries. As a pioneer in digital transformation, the company delivers world-class services in Smart factory, Digital platforms, RPA, AI, IoT, Cloud, AR/VR, BPO, and more. It has served 700+ customers worldwide, a hundred of which are Fortune Global 500 companies in the industries of Automotive, Banking and Finance, Logistics & Transportation, Utilities, and more. For further information, please visit www.fpt-software.com.


CREST is a not-for-profit accreditation and certification body representing the technical information security industry. CREST provides internationally recognised accreditations for organisations providing technical security services and professional level certifications for individuals providing vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, cyber incident response, threat intelligence and security operations centre (SOC) services. CREST Member companies undergo regular and stringent assessment, whilst 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 is repeated every three years. For further information, please visit https://www.crest-approved.org/

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