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Buyers Beware: 5 Gifts That Leave You Vulnerable to Hackers

As the holiday season kicks into full gear, this year's hottest tech gifts are on everyone's mind. Contrast Security's Co-Founder and CTO, Jeff Williams, was recently quoted in an article by Erik Sherman for The Fiscal Times. The article..

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Vote Now for Contrast Security in the 2017 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

The annual Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security.

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Contrast Security Recognized as a Finalist in Two 2017 SC Awards Categories

Contrast Security has been selected as a finalist for two SC Awards this year in the “Best Web Application Solution” and “Rookie Security Company of the Year” categories! For those who may be unaware, the SC Awards honor the achievements of..

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What Happens to Application Security When Your Apps Go to the Cloud?

This article discusses the pros of applications moving to the cloud, the security dilemma’s surrounding the move, and the explosion of software defined networks and tools. It first appeared in App Developer Magazine on November 9th, 2016. Below..

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TechTarget: "Getting runtime application self-protection launched"

In this piece, Ed Tittle of TechTarget, dives into how, while runtime application self-protection is a mouthful, it’s also a technology that’s absurdly easy to use. He then discusses how selecting the right implementation, at the right price, is..

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Application Security: How Microsoft’s Chairman is Fighting Hackers

"We've got to start to rethink the application security paradigm, not just the information security paradigm," Thompson said in an interview. "There have not been a lot of ideas that have emerged in that domain."

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The VAR Guy: When It Comes to Cybersecurity, Both Candidates Disappoint

Last night’s presidential debate raised a lot of eyebrows on a multitude of subjects. This morning, everyone has an opinion.

Nearly buried in the verbal jousting over tax returns, President Obama’s birth certificate and trade organizations was a..

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Application Security Integrations: Start Slacking!

If you’re one of the three million daily active users of Slack, then chat based-collaboration is something that is very important to you.  We also embrace it here at Contrast Security. 

In our latest release of Contrast Enterprise, an integration..

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How Secure Are Your Third-Party Libraries?

Does your current AppSec tool provide you with the visibility and control you need?

Unlike legacy solutions, Contrast Assess takes a radically new approach by inserting passive sensors across the entire application stack. It then feeds events into a..

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Jeff Williams Selected as Finalist for the Dark Reading’s Best of Black Hat Innovator Awards

Our CTO and cofounder Jeff Williams has been selected as one of three finalists for Dark Reading’s Best of Black Hat Most Innovative Thought Leader Award! Individuals selected for this award have demonstrated leadership that impacted other..

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