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Wading through the alphabet soup of application security testing tools: A guide to SAST, IAST, DAST, and RASP

Every application security testing tool has advantages and disadvantages. No single solution can ensure you find and fix all vulnerabilities. But application security tools can complement one another and help you secure your applications in each stage of the software development life cycle (SDLC) and beyond. Here’s a quick overview of SAST, IAST, DAST, and […]

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Posted in Dynamic Analysis (DAST), Featured, Infographic, Interactive Application Security Testing (IAST), Runtime Application Self-Protection (RASP), Static Analysis (SAST)


Infosecurity Europe highlights InfoSec concerns in Europe today

At Infosecurity Europe in June, we surveyed 275 attendees who visited our booth to get the pulse of InfoSec concerns in Europe today. We were delighted to learn that 90% of their organizations had a formal application security process in place, using a dedicated internal application security team or initiative, third-party providers, or a combination […]

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Posted in Application Security, Infographic, Security Conference or Event


Security IRL at RSA Conference 2018

We took the opportunity at RSA Conference last month to survey our booth visitors about their organizations’ application security programs. We’ve sponsored and conducted a number of surveys on topics ranging from DevSecOps to open source security to medical device security, but there’s something about collecting feedback from conference attendees in person that really hits home—a […]

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Posted in Application Security, Data Breach, Infographic


Infographic: Set the course for developers to navigate software security

Synopsys recently conducted a survey of 274 respondents to identify the role that security plays within organizational development teams. Participants represented a variety of job functions, including software developers, software engineers, quality assurance, software security, and audit/compliance team members. Responses are equally represented for companies under 1,000 employees and companies with 1,000+ employees. Here are […]

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Posted in Application Security, Infographic, Secure Coding Guidelines


Accelerate your agile security strategy

  “In the face of more rapid iterative and agile design and development efforts, the time required becomes even more precious. It’s not hard to understand why even the most well-intentioned manager will make the pragmatic decision to skip the effort, or pay it lip service.” -Gartner Testing tools help meet the challenges Automation is […]

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Posted in Agile Methodology, Application Security, Infographic


A journey through the secure software development life cycle phases

  Most organizations follow common development processes when creating software. Unfortunately, these processes offer little support to construct secure software as they typically identify security defects in the verification (i.e., testing) phase. Fixing defects that late in the software development life cycle (SDLC) is often quite expensive. A better practice is to integrate security activities […]

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Posted in Application Security, Infographic, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Quality


The journey has just begun: Software quality meets software security

  Born out of the acquisition of various security and quality-focused organizations, Synopsys Software Integrity Group’s journey is just getting started. Founded in 1986, Synopsys rose to prominence with their advances in the Electronic Design Automation industry. As you can see from the graphic above, Synopsys made their move into the security and quality space […]

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Posted in Application Security, Infographic, Software Quality, Software Security Testing


7 undeniable truths to make better software security

Seven years of data gathered from 100+ initiatives provide a bird’s eye view of software security. You can apply lessons from the Building Security In Maturity Model (BSIMM) to your business regardless of your industry, your size, or the mix of your applications. How high can you soar? Learn the seven undeniable truths to make […]

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Posted in Infographic, Maturity Model (BSIMM)


Do you believe the 7 myths of software security best practices?

There’s no silver bullet for securing software. The reality is that security involves a multi-dimensional approach over an organization’s entire application portfolio. To bring truth to some of the most widespread security misconceptions, we’ve developed the seven myths of software security best practices. These myths explore how software security initiatives should work, and aren’t simply about how to […]

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Posted in Infographic, Maturity Model (BSIMM), Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Software Security Program Development


Infographic: 10 things we can learn about application security from football

You may not often look for application security lessons from the game of football, but their fundamentals aren’t so different. In football, the defense blocks the opposing team from getting to the end zone. It’s bad news for your team if the opposition scores a touchdown. In security, if the bad guys score a touchdown by […]

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Posted in Application Security, Infographic