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BYLINE: Traditional AppSec Code Halts Kill DevOps Release Cycles Byline

BySecurity Boulevard Apr 30, 2020 3:23:00 PM
In recent years, the application security (AppSec) field has not advanced as rapidly as the software development discipline. While developers are under constant pressure to push code, legacy security tools inhibit their ability to do so...
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BYLINE: Emerging from the Tool Swamp to a Unified AppSec Platform

BySecurity Boulevard Apr 16, 2020 6:30:00 AM

Traditional approaches to application security (AppSec) rely on a patchwork of disconnected tools and processes that add high levels of friction to the modern software development life cycle (SDLC). A unified AppSec platform provides continuous..

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BYLINE: Protect Sensitive Data, Reduce Risk, and Gain Regulatory Compliance with Embedded Data Security

BySecurity Boulevard Apr 13, 2020 3:15:00 PM
Sensitive data often leaks out through applications. The privacy risk is not developer negligence, but rather misplaced trust in pre-General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) solutions and infrastructure. Enterprises should turn to modern AppSec..
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BYLINE: Contrast Labs: Mapping Risk Profiles for Select OWASP Top 10 Vulnerabilities to Understand Their AppSec Risk

BySecurity Boulevard Apr 9, 2020 8:45:00 AM

At Contrast Security, the Contrast Labs team is charged with numerous things. Part of this charter includes looking at threat intelligence and understanding the true threat landscape. This encompasses risks that different vulnerabilities may pose to..

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BYLINE: Contrast Labs: Google Sheets Stored XSS Vulnerability in COVID-19 Table

BySecurity Boulevard Apr 3, 2020 5:32:00 PM

TLDR: On March 23, 2020, I found a publicly exposed and editable Google Sheets document that provided information to various NBC-owned local news stations. I reached out to the Data Visualization and Multimedia team at NBCUniversal Media, and they..

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MEDIA COVERAGE: DevOps Chats:Route Intelligence From Contrast Security

BySecurity Boulevard Mar 31, 2020 3:33:00 PM

Contrast Security has released the first “Route Intelligence” functionality in the latest version of its next-generation security platform.

In this DevOps Chats, we speak with Contrast’s CTO/co-founder, Jeff Williams, about what route..

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BYLINE: What You Need to Know About the New IAST and RASP Guidelines in NIST 800-53

BySecurity Boulevard Mar 19, 2020 5:04:00 PM

Instrumentation Recognized by NEW NIST Standards

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MEDIA COVERAGE: Contrast Security Advances DevSecOps

BySecurity Boulevard Mar 18, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Contrast Security this week added a Route Intelligence module to a Contrast Assess vulnerability assessment that automates the code scanning process.

Surag Patel, chief strategy officer for Contrast Security, said Route Intelligence employs..

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BYLINE: Jenkins Maven HPI Plugin Exposes Developer Laptops

BySecurity Boulevard Mar 9, 2020 3:15:00 PM

If you are like the development team at Contrast Security and build Jenkins plugins, then you probably find value in the maven-hpi-plugin. The Jenkins Maven HPI Plugin hpi:run target initializes a local Jetty HTTP server with the current plugin..

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BYLINE: AppSec Instrumentation Addresses AppSec Skills Shortage

According to ISACA’s State of Cybersecurity 2020 Report, which is based on data gathered from more than 2,000 respondents in more than 100 countries, cybersecurity threats continue unabated while a cybersecurity skills gap is presenting serious..

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