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Contrast Security acknowledged as the sole Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing for 2018

Gartner recently released its periodic update to the Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing (AST) for 2018. Gartner defines the AST market as the buyers and sellers of products and services designed to analyze and test applications for..

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CONTRAST LABS: March 2018 AppSec Intelligence Report

Contrast Labs' analysis of real world application security data from March 2018. We're going to change it up a bit this month by expanding our coverage to include:

  • Both known and unknown vulnerabilities in custom code
  • Both known and unknown..
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Cyber Defense Magazine Honors Contrast Security as a Leader in Web Application Security with 2018 InfoSec Award

We are delighted to announce that this week at RSA, Contrast Security was recognized as a leader in Web Application Security by Cyber Defense Magazine’s (CDM) 2018 InfoSec Awards.

Each year, CDM’s InfoSec Awards honors the hottest, market leading..

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Press Roll Up — Contrast Featured in DevOps, DZone, TechBeacon

Contrast Security is no stranger to being quoted or referenced in industry leadership articles. Below you'll find Contrast being featured in recent publications.

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CSO Review: How Contrast Security Protects Applications from the Inside Out

ByRaphael Reich April 9, 2018

We were delighted to see this write up in CSO. Below, you'll find a review from John Breeden II about Contrast Security. Feel free to snag the original PDF (download below) and share with your colleagues. We think it captures the essence of what..

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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.


  • 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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