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Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 7/14

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 7/14

Insight #1 " I see a lot of blame being placed on users (or the intern) when it comes to breaches and security issues...

Contrast employees recharge with ‘Namasday’ holidays

Contrast employees recharge with ‘Namasday’ holidays

A late lunch. A glass of wine. 

Feeble APIs = Feeble app security

Feeble APIs = Feeble app security

  Your apps are only as secure as each one of your scores of APIs.  

Why do modern companies choose Kotlin for server-side development?

Why do modern companies choose Kotlin for server-side development?

It’s short, simple, easy to debug — and, now, far easier to secure with Contrast’s new, Kotlin-tuned AppSec testing. 

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 6/24

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 6/24

Insight #1 "I recently read an article where analysts are pushing organizations to decentralize security. Is it time to..

IDC Link on CodeSec - Contrast’s new free developer security tool

IDC Link on CodeSec - Contrast’s new free developer security tool

On June 2, 2022, Contrast Security released a new, free developer security tool:  CodeSec by Contrast. The tool brings..

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 6/17

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 6/17

Insight #1 " Incremental and measurable improvement over time is the key to a successful security program."   Insight..

Get that ‘We’ve been hacked!’ press release ready NOW

Get that ‘We’ve been hacked!’ press release ready NOW

The ransomware hits. The corporate sky is falling. All hell breaks loose. 

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 6/11

Cybersecurity Insights with Contrast CISO David Lindner | 6/11

Insight #1 " Another week, another OGNL injection vulnerability in a widely used on premises system. As consumers, we..