15 AppSec Tips From the Top Ethical Hackers of 2014

2014 will go down as the year of the mega-attacks. It all started off during last years holiday season with the Target hackings that affected over 100 million customers. Soon the Heartbleed and Shellshock vulnerabilities were exposed, causing havoc all across the planet. The hackings kept on coming in the latter stages of the year

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Checkmarx Ranked #1 for “Static Analysis Product” in Gartner’s 2014 Critical Capabilities for Application Security Testing Report

TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec 30, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Checkmarx, web and mobile Application Security Testing (AST) solutions provider, was positioned as a Leader in The Forrester Wave™: Application Security, Q4 2014. Forrester Research, Inc. invited 12 AST solution providers to participate and rated the providers based on 82 specific criteria within their current offerings,

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Recent PayPal Bug Highlights CSRF Vulnerability Risks

PayPal has revolutionized the e-commerce market in recent years with its convenient characteristics that bolster user privacy. Gone are the days when online shopping required cumbersome bank transfers or complex credit card verifications. Unfortunately there is still work to be done on the security front after Egyptian researcher Yasser Ali shocked the world with his PayPal bug

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8 Cybersecurity Resolutions to Make for 2015

It seems that 2014 was the year of data breaches in the business world. Target, Home Depot, AT&T, JP Morgan, eBay, P.F. Chang’s and other high-profile brands all fell victim to cybercriminals, compromising both the companies’ reputations and their customers’ information. 1. Secure your mobile apps You know you need to protect your business’s website

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7 Essential Resource Centers to Boost Your InfoSec IQ

Many applications today possess critical vulnerabilities – SQL injections (SQLi), Cross Site Scripting (XSS) and Cross Site Request Forgery (CSRF) being just a few of them. The first step in combating these security issues is getting to know how they work and learning about them from real life scenarios. Unfortunately, not all developers today are familiar with the

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