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NEWS & INDUSTRY UPDATES

Severe vulnerability found by researchers in Fortinet’s FortiClient endpoint protection product can be exploited to obtain VPN authentication credentials [Read More]
After getting complaints from developers, Google is evaluating whether it should continue allowing innovative use of accessibility services by Android apps [Read More]
Thousands of WordPress sites have been infected with a piece of malware that can log user input, Sucuri warns. [Read More]
Amazon Web Services (AWS) announces launch of new threat detection, IoT security, and VPC secure connectivity services [Read More]
Trend Micro has acquired Montréal, Canada-based web application security firm Immunio for an undisclosed sum. [Read More]
ERPScan announces new AI-driven security platform designed to help organizations prevent, detect and respond to attacks targeting SAP systems [Read More]
The final version of the ‘OWASP Top 10 - 2017’ has been released, and CSRF and unvalidated redirects didn’t make the list [Read More]
Microsoft uses deep neural networks to improve fuzzing techniques. Tests conducted via AFL fuzzer [Read More]
Following an increase in Android malware and adware abusing accessibility services, Google decides to crack down on apps that misuse the feature [Read More]
Microsoft releases security advisory on how users can protect themselves against attacks leveraging DDE [Read More]

FEATURES, INSIGHTS // Application Security

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Dan Cornell's picture
As you start to get an idea of what your application portfolio looks like, you then need to start determining the specific risks that applications can expose your organization to.
Alan Cohen's picture
From a security perspective, to create understand application dependencies you need not only to understand the flows and servers, you need to understand the ports and underlying processes.
Preston Hogue's picture
Today an organization may have thousands of apps on the internet, but having thousands of monolithic security devices just isn’t practical.
Dan Cornell's picture
Security cannot exist in a vacuum – it must be integrated with the entirety of an organization’s strategy when it comes to securing development operations.
Travis Greene's picture
Shadow IT 2.0 is a symptom of a bigger problem – the inability to maintain digital competitive advantage due to the insufficient pace of code deployment.
Jim Ivers's picture
Savvy organizations have learned how to use a mix of static and dynamic application security testing types to increase their coverage and lower their risk.
Dan Cornell's picture
When security teams can assess brand, financial, strategic risks – they are best able to act as a trusted advisor to DevOps teams as they build and maintain secure systems.
Travis Greene's picture
2017 is the year for information security teams to align to the work being done in DevOps – whether you call it DevSecOps or not.
Lance Cottrell's picture
OODA loop is a well established concept often used in security which originated in the military. OODA stands for Observe, Orient, Decide, Act.
Jim Ivers's picture
Hackers are human. Hopefully that doesn’t surprise you too much. Being human means that they are subject to human tendencies, like taking the path of least resistance.