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Sweta Deivanayagam


Sweta Deivanayagam is a Senior Security Consultant at Synopsys. She performs manual and automated penetration testing, code review, and architectural analysis for web applications, mobile applications, and thick client applications. She also creates and conducts training sessions on a variety of topics including defensive programming, and security testing for both web and mobile applications.

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How to do static analysis testing in 6 easy steps

Static application security testing (also known as static analysis or SAST) is the analysis of computer software that is performed without actually executing programs built from that software. Static analysis is a quick and effective method of discovering common issues found in code. It also provides good coverage of software source code while giving the analyst further insight into the coding practices currently in place.

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