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The latest trends and tips in DevSecOps through instrumentation and security observability. Learn about real-world insight and “in-the-trenches” experiences on topics ranging from application and information security to DevOps and risk management.

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Q&A: How Does the New Contrast Protect Class Loader Manipulation Rule Block Spring4Shell and Future Exploits?

Q&A: How Does the New Contrast Protect Class Loader Manipulation Rule Block Spring4Shell and Future Exploits?

 

Data Privacy and the Future of Business: How Businesses Can Put Privacy First

Data Privacy and the Future of Business: How Businesses Can Put Privacy First

With the global big data market set to be worth nearly $235 billion by 2026, to say that data is now core to business..

Three Reasons Why Contrast SCA Is Best Suited for Log4Shell Rapid Response

Three Reasons Why Contrast SCA Is Best Suited for Log4Shell Rapid Response

With Log4j being such a ubiquitous library embedded in tens of millions applications across the Java ecosystem, it’s..

CONTRAST STUDY FINDS SIGNIFICANT APPLICATION SECURITY RISK AT FINANCIAL SERVICES ENTERPRISES

CONTRAST STUDY FINDS SIGNIFICANT APPLICATION SECURITY RISK AT FINANCIAL SERVICES ENTERPRISES

Only 25% Can Successfully Triage All Security Alerts, and 98% Have Had 3+ Successful Attacks

President Biden’s Executive Order: Secure the Software Supply Chain

President Biden’s Executive Order: Secure the Software Supply Chain

In the fallout of a successful ransomware attack on a pipeline that supplies nearly half the East Coast’s gasoline,..

Manual Application Vulnerability Management Delays Innovation While Increasing Business Risk

Manual Application Vulnerability Management Delays Innovation While Increasing Business Risk

Traditional approaches to application security (AppSec), such as legacy static application security testing (SAST) and..

Likelihood of vulnerabilities and attacks

October 2019 AppSec Intelligence Report

This report summarizes Contrast Labs' analysis of real world application attack and vulnerability data from October..

Let’s Talk About Sec — Making Impactful Security Updates to the Board of Directors

In 2019, for many businesses, experiencing a security breach is not a matter of if, but of when.

% of applications affected by OWASP TOP 10

Two Years After the Release of the 2017 OWASP Top Ten, Limited Improvements Shown

Contrast Labs finds that 71% of applications have at least one OWASP Top Ten vulnerability when onboarded to Contrast..