One hundred percent—all of the applications Positive Technologies tested—had some kind of vulnerability. You might think, “Yeah, but how many of those were real, critical vulnerabilities?” Well, ninety-four percent of web applications tested contained a high-severity software flaw. Eighty-five percent of those same applications contained at least one confirmed, exploitable vulnerability.
Ken Prole, CTO of Code Dx, will be speaking at LASCON on October 25 at 2-3pm about the White Hat’s Advantage: Open-source OWASP tools to aid in penetration testing coverage. Code Dx team will also be present at booth #10.
The 2018 Global Security Report from Trustwave found that all web applications are vulnerable to attack. Yes, you read that right. All applications had at least one vulnerability, and the average number of vulnerabilities found per application was eleven.
The Info Security Products Guide recently asked a number of industry leaders to offer their thoughts and predictions on the direction of cyber security in 2018. Our CEO Dr. Anita D’Amico was included in this esteemed group.
Known by most in the industry as pentesting, penetration testing is the process of proactively running ethical attacks on an application in an effort to identify...