Application
Security Trends

Traditional security is well past its expiration date.
Learn about the latest trends in AppSec in these posts,
from DevOps to SAST and everything in between.

January 2017: Top Hacks and Breaches [INFOGRAPHIC]

The new year started with a whole new collection of hacks and security breaches. On the 4th of January, the known hacker CyberZeist claimed to have hacked the FBI’s website and proved it by leaking personal account information of several FBI agents. The hack happened by the exploitation of a zero-day vulnerability in the Plone CMS,

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DevOps & The Secure SDLC: Breaking Down Barriers with DevSecOps

DevOps & The Secure SDLC: Breaking Down Barriers with DevSecOps

The adoption of DevOps in enterprises around the world has created a whole new meaning to constant, rapid innovation and delivery. Iteration after iteration, DevOps is designed to improve the end product endlessly, pushing the limits of speed and collaboration. Don’t sacrifice security while achieving speed – embrace DevSecOps.

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Cybersecurity in 2017: Interview with OWASP Author Jim Manico

As the software world still reels from the major hacks and breaches that occurred, and surfaced, in 2016, it’s critical that organizations ensure that their code security gets the attention that it deserves in 2017, and beyond.   In order to gain some quick insight into the application security landscape for 2017, we conducted a

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The Season of Retail Hacks

Vera Bradley, fashion retail brand, is one of the many recent cybercrime victims. This luggage and handbag design company revealed that earlier this year, payment systems at multiple locations were hacked, and that an unknown number of personal payment cards used by customers may have been compromised.   With this hack, Vera Bradley joined the

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General Data Protection Regulation

General Data Protection Regulation: A Short Guide to Data Security in the GDPR

A new wave of privacy and security reform is about to sweep through Europe – and it affects most of the world, as well.   After years of back-and-forth and heated discussions about the current state of data security, the European Union has adopted a new data protection framework, called the General Data Protection Regulation,

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SECURITY COMPLIANCE

MISRA C: Security Compliance from the Streets to the Skies

The Motor Industry Software Reliability Association (MISRA) is an organization whose mandate is “to provide assistance to the automotive industry in the application and creation within vehicle systems of safe and reliable software.” MISRA’s steering committee steering is made up of a mixture of automotive manufactures, such as Ford and Jaguar, component suppliers as well

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Cyber Threats Facing APAC

Cyber Threats Facing APAC – Government

  According to report by Deloitte, Singapore, Australia, Japan, New Zealand, and South Korea are the top five countries vulnerable to cyber attacks in APAC, with the stats showing them as nine times more vulnerable to cyber attacks relative to China and India. However, with the amplifying amount of cyber-attacks and a growing cyber-war in

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cyber threats facing apac part 1

Cyber Threats Facing APAC – Finance

Technology is undoubtibly a major part of the modern day world; with such widespread use and with more private information and data exchanged, the risks of cyber attacks increases – as does the damage levels which come as a result. As many different corners of the world are under constant threat by hackers worldwide, let’s

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