The risks indicated in the report are of 3 broad types listed below:
- Domain access risk in the form of ease of domain transfer, modification, deletion or DNS updates. Recommended solutions include Registrar and Registry level domain locks.
- Domain registrant data risk in the form of registrant information that may be exposed in Whois results. Recommended solution is to enable domain name privacy.
- Website HTTPS risk in the form of verifying whether the website at the scanned domain sends and receive data with SSL encryption enabled. Recommended solution is to purchase and install an SSL on the server that hosts this domain.
To simplify mitigation, the recommended solutions are also provided on the scan report, when a risk is detected.