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Contrast Security Recognized as the Only Visionary in Gartner 2018 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing

Los Altos, Calif. – March 20, 2018 – Contrast Security, the pioneer in enabling “self-protecting” software with security safeguards built directly into critical applications, today announced that for the third year in a row, it was named a Visionary..

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The Last Mile of Application Security & Integrated Development Environments

The Last Mile … a colloquial term that translates to: the final leg of a journey. For example, folks who take public transportation refer to the last mile as the distance between where you are dropped off at the public stop and the distance to your..

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CONTRAST LABS: February 2018 AppSec Threat Intelligence Report

Contrast Labs' analysis of real world application attack data from February 2018.

Overview

  • In February, overall application attack volume more than doubled. Once again this month there were no applications or APIs that were not attacked.
  • The..
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A Best "Security Software" Choice for 2018 & InfoSec's Global Excellence Awards

John Breeden, of CSO Online, has listed Contrast Security as one of the best security software in 2018. The article is a roundup on the cutting-edge tools that tackle today's threats.

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How Contrast Security Protects Applications from the Inside

 John Breeden at CSO Magazine Online posted his review of Contrast Security last week. The article, “How Contrast Security protects applications from the inside out” is extremely in-depth.

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How to Develop More Secure Software & the 2018 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

The subject of security in the area of software development is an important one, as there are a number of different challenges that developers face while trying to develop more secure software. Steve Feldman, our Vice President of Engineering, was..

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CONTRAST LABS: January 2018 AppSec Threat Intelligence Report

ByContrast Labs February 6, 2018

Contrast Labs' analysis of real world application attack data from January 2018.

Overview

  • In January, overall application attack volume just about doubled. Once again this month there were no applications or APIs that were not attacked.
  • Once..
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Contrast Protect + WAF = Full Application Security Monitoring

WAFs have Key Limitations

We consistently hear growing frustrations from customers about their WAF implementations and have made a commitment as a software security company to help them address those limitations, whether they continue using their..

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Get the Most Out of Your WAF Investment while Stopping the Next Struts 2 Attack

WAF + ASM: Full Protection for Your Running Application

Contrast built and marketed Contrast Protect as a “WAF killer;” a better, more accurate and scalable way to protect your web applications in production. However, our customers told us something..

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New Cloud Security Integrations, Cool Data Analysis and an Article in Forbes

2018 is "out of the gates" and off to a heck of a start. We hit the trifecta with the following three activities...starting with some new integrations!

Our development team has great things planned for both Contrast Asses and Protect with an..

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