On average, US organizations took nearly five months to fix critical vulnerabilities according to WhiteHat Security’s annual vulnerability report. Enterprise organizations are scanning more applications for security vulnerabilities than ever before, but, troublingly, they are remediating fewer of their discoveries because of the sheer volume. As it has for the past 13 years, WhiteHat Security
Why apples-to-apples performance tests are the only way to accurately gauge the impact of network security products and solutions. When a company is researching options for network security tools, it needs to be able to weigh a number of factors, including cost, effectiveness, compatibility, integration with current or third-party tools and platforms, and — perhaps
When creating security metrics, it’s critical that test methodologies cover multiple scenarios to ensure that devices perform as expected in all environments. Networks are a complex collection of components defined by many different standards. These standards help solve network problems ranging from security to performance and usability. An open standard is a publicly available standard
If the appsec industry were to develop a better AST solution from scratch, what would it look like? As software, aka applications, microservices, and workloads, increasingly moves into the cloud, its protection has become paramount. Recent research highlights this need, pointing to application vulnerabilities as the leading source of security breaches in 2018. The “Verizon
A side-by-side comparison of key test features and when best to apply them based on the constraints within your budget and environment.
Crowdsourced security has recently moved into the mainstream, displacing traditional penetration-testing companies from what once was a lucrative niche space. While several companies have pioneered their own programs (Google, Yahoo, Mozilla,