Continuously acquiring new companies, Playtech integrates new and diverse technologies into its platform, developing programs on the scale of millions of lines of code. As a result, Playtech places a lot of emphasis on application security.
The company implements a structured Secure Development Lifecycle (SDL) methodology, whereby software security is taken into consideration in every step of the SDLC – namely –during the requirements, design, implementation, development & QA phases.
We are glad to have Playtech as a customer of our SAST (Static Analysis Security Testing) tool. The security team at Playtech loves Checkmarx because of the flexibility and independence it provides them to do their job. Being a small security team within such a large company, the task of staying up to date with the ever growing code base is a great challenge. Using compilation based SAST tools required achieving a build and compilation errors in the process of achieving a build consumed a lot of precious time of the security team and often required assistance from the R&D team. Read more
Playtech is the world’s largest online gaming software supplier traded on the London Stock Exchange’s Main Market.