Continuous Integration (CI) and Continuous Delivery (CD), or CI/CD, are part of the Agile approach to software development. The most prominent aspect of Agile development—and it’s most important rule—is that it requires software development to be responsive to change through an iterative process.
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.
DevOps and DevSecOps are terms that application development and security teams have become very familiar with in the past few years, especially as internet-connected users demand constant updates and improvements to applications.
Everywhere you look, people are on their smartphones. These devices have become a permanent fixture in our lives. We spend more time on our smartphones than we do on our desktops, making mobile devices a bigger target for cyber attacks. To make matters worse, the vast...
Application security testing is an integral part of the development process. A proper testing methodology utilizes multiple tools (and types of tools) and incorporates application security testing into the design, development, and production phases of the application development lifecycle. But you may find yourself overwhelmed by the inundation of results from all of these testing tools.
Code Dx Enterprise 3.0 Now Offers Static and Dynamic Hybrid Analysis for Application Security Testing
Code Dx, Inc. today announced a significant new capability— Static & Dynamic Hybrid Analysis—to be included in Code Dx Enterprise 3.0. In addition to Hybrid Analysis, Code Dx Enterprise 3.0 supports and integrates with more than 40 commercial and open-source SAST, DAST, and IAST tools and techniques to provide total software application vulnerability correlation and management.
The cost and time required for comprehensive application security testing often deters businesses from implementing a proper strategy for testing and remediation of vulnerabilities. Of course, that’s asking for trouble. Fortunately, the process can be streamlined, enabling you to conduct application security testing in a more efficient and timely manner.
You’ve accepted the importance of application vulnerability testing to ensure the security of your software. That’s good. There are many options available when it comes to application vulnerability testing software, so it can become confusing to know which tools are the right ones to use. Different tools identify different problems when it comes to application vulnerability testing, so you need to consider using more than one.
New year, new security threats: The top 2017 application hacks, and what you need to look out for in 2018
2017 was no stranger to application security threats, with some of the biggest hacks, to date, taking place. In fact, during the third quarter of 2017 there were more than 230 million web application attacks on websites in the U.S. Despite these figures, a 2017 study...
White box, black box, and gray box vulnerability testing: What’s the difference and why does it matter?
2017 saw a record number of security vulnerabilities, with more than 16,000 vulnerabilities reported by the end of Q3. That is more than in all of 2016 combined. While some organizations are addressing these application security risks quickly, others are failing to do...