Customer case study

Augmedix

Burp Suite Professional in the healthcare sector.

Introduction

Augmedix is a medium-sized enterprise in the healthcare sector. It aims to help clinicians better focus on patient care. This is accomplished through the use of technology.

The healthcare sector is known for its stringent compliance requirements. Augmedix describes its operational and technological infrastructure as going "beyond HIPAA compliance".

Use case

Burp Suite Professional is important to Augmedix for a number of reasons. It allows Augmedix to:

  • Reduce the risk of data breaches.

  • Secure the software it relies on to run its business.

  • Secure the software / services it sells to customers - thus ensuring uptime and maintaining customer trust.

  • Make penetration testing processes efficient.

  • Be compliant.

Key features

Burp Suite Professional has a number of key features that are used by Augmedix:

  • Burp Intruder, to automate customized attacks.

  • Burp Scanner, to automate searching for bugs.

  • Burp Suite extensions, to customize workflows.

  • The wide array of manual tools Burp Suite Professional puts in one product.

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Without Burp rest of the pentest seems to me pointless, because you cannot verify the vulnerabilities in most cases without Burp.

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Azizur Rahman

Security Engineer

Challenges

Augmedix purchased Burp Suite Professional to allow its application security engineers to test its own web applications.

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Resources like PortSwigger Research and the Web Security Academy mean PortSwigger are the experts I'd recommend to anyone wanting to expand their cybersecurity capabilities.

Augmedix logo

Azizur Rahman

Security Engineer

Benefits

Augmedix finds that it gains a number of benefits from using Burp Suite Professional:

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97% of surveyed organizations are likely to recommend Burp Suite Professional. Source: TechValidate survey of PortSwigger customers

Value statements

Azizur Rahman - an application security engineer at Augmedix - strongly agreed with the following statements:

Final thoughts

Augmedix had the following to share on its experience with Burp Suite Professional:

About Burp Suite Professional

Burp Suite Professional is an advanced set of tools for testing web security - all within a single product. From a basic intercepting proxy to a cutting-edge vulnerability scanner, with Burp Suite Pro, the right tool is never more than a click away.