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Contrast's application security blog provides the latest trends and tips in DevSecOps through instrumentation and security observability.

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    Don’t throw good AppSec money after bad

    Don’t throw good AppSec money after bad

    From the “How does this make sense?” department comes this finding: The more they get breached, the more likely it is..

    Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 11/24

    Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 11/24

    Insight #1 It's the holiday season, and malicious actors are primed to take advantage of all the amazing deals you may..

    Let’s talk stats: Why AppSec’s running on broken math

    Let’s talk stats: Why AppSec’s running on broken math

    Let’s say your mean time to respond/remediate (MTTR) security issues is 60 days.

    Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 11/17

    Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 11/17

    Insight #1 Organizations are continuing to pay more for top cybersecurity talent, and with the Securities and..

    False positives + false negatives = real costs

    False positives + false negatives = real costs

    Alert: Somebody’s running reconnaissance on your network. Alarm: You’ve got a malware infection.

    Attack-path mapping your applications

    Attack-path mapping your applications

    Contrast Security’s 2023Cyber Bank Heists report showed that hackers and cybercrime cartels from Russia, North Korea..

    Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 11/10

    Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 11/10

    Insight #1 The U.S. has launched the Shields Ready campaign: a campaign “about making resilience during incidents a..

    Four things CISOs should do NOW to protect from being scapegoated

    Four things CISOs should do NOW to protect from being scapegoated

    On Oct. 30, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged SolarWinds and its former Chief Information Security..

    Contrast expands SAST coverage to 30 new languages

    Contrast expands SAST coverage to 30 new languages

    Contrast Security now supports Static Application Security Testing (SAST) coverage for 30 languages and frameworks,..