This article was originally published in Forbes. As one of the endless number of acronyms in the software security industry, IAST doesn’t have much going for it—it’s awkward to pronounce and it’s hard to guess what it stands for. But what is important, of course, is what a string of letters does stand for. And […]
In our on-demand IAST webinar with Amy DeMartine (Forrester) and Ofer Maor (Synopsys), you’ll learn how to determine whether IAST is right for your organization.
Interactive application security testing (IAST) and software composition analysis (SCA) are powerful technologies—and you need both in your security toolkit.
Wading through the alphabet soup of application security testing tools: A guide to SAST, IAST, DAST, and RASP
Every application security testing tool—SAST, IAST, DAST, and RASP—has its distinct advantages, but you’ll get the best results when you use them together.
The need for web apps to be secure is demonstrated at least weekly, if not daily. At the end of June, just two of several examples were the U.K. branch of the ticket-selling giant Ticketmaster, breached because of vulnerable code on its payments page, and a collection of around 4,000 hotels that relied on booking […]
Everybody’s heard the cliché that if you build a better mousetrap, the world will beat a path to your door. The same applies to building a better bugtrap—as in software bug. Which is why developers ought to be beating a path to a tool that offers a better way to find bugs during the SDLC […]
In the era of agile development and outsourcing, implementing a secure software development life cycle (SSDLC) is critical. However, it may not help you achieve the level of risk mitigation you desire. You may need to extend your software security approach to provide an additional layer of protection for applications once they have been deployed. […]
Black Hat USA is returning to Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, Nevada, this August, beginning with four days of technical trainings, followed by the two-day main conference Aug. 8–9. For 21 years Black Hat USA has been an important information security event, so of course we’ll be there—don’t miss us in Booth 128. Plus our director […]
Only when security is treated with the same importance as quality can your software’s integrity drive a proactive strategy rather than a reactive response. In addition to ensuring software quality, development teams are under increasing pressure to address software security concerns. The high-profile data breaches that continuously arise are raising awareness of security issues. Because […]
In The Total Economic Impact™ Of Seeker®-Interactive Application Security Testing (IAST) by Synopsys, a December 2016 commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Synopsys, Forrester Consulting performed an in-depth cost-benefit analysis of an organization deploying the Seeker solution in an Agile development environment. Forrester found the organization interviewed for the study experienced: Reduced risk of a […]