Spending On Application Security Tools To Grow Over 16% Annually

Forrester IT

Hackers go after web applications because they are typically the most vulnerable. In fact, web application was the top data breach type, accounting for almost one in five confirmed data breaches, according to Verizon’s 2018 Data Breach Investigations Report. Security and risk decision makers are spending more on application security and increasing deployment of application […]. application security web application firewalls

Making The Smart City Safe And Secure

Forrester IT

As cities grow, municipal governments are investing in infrastructure and applications to improve operations, services for constituents, and the overall urban experience. government IoT security physical security security & risk digital transformation IoT Security & Risk

Nine Best Practices For Integrating Application Security Testing Into DevOps

CTOvision

Read Ruslan Desyatnikov list nine best practices for integrating application security testing into DevOps on Forbes : The software community is on the brink of accelerating changes as DevOps practices, agile development methodologies and AI gradually, but surely, phase out legacy approaches.

[Guide] Unlock Your Potential with Application Modernization

Perficient - Digital Transformation

Application modernization is one aspect of cloud adoption and includes: Cloud-native development. Replacement with software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications. Application integration. Application Modernization: One Path to Cloud Adoption. Tackle security concerns.

Benefits of Application Modernization: Get Insights from Data

Perficient - Digital Transformation

When working with clients on cloud engagements, they continue to see significant benefits of application modernization. Part one of this series explores how application modernization pays off to gain insights from your data. How to securely access it.

Protect SaaS Applications with Cloud-Based Security

Information Week

The massive amount of sensitive data being processed by SaaS applications requires new approaches to security, including cloud-based next generation firewalls

The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP): An online community with a virtuous goal

CTOvision

One of our CTOvision Pro subscribers requested we provide more context on web based and mobile application security and referenced the good work underway by OWASP. The Open Web Application Security Project is a non-profit online community dedicated to web application security.

5 Best Security Practices When Building Applications

IT Toolbox

An insecure business environment presents a potential data breach that can be exploited by hackers to bring your business down without warning

GitLab: A single application for the entire DevOps lifecycle

CTOvision

GitLab is a single application for the entire software development lifecycle. From project planning and source code management to CI/CD, monitoring, and security. For an overview see: And for more see: gitlab.com. Infrastructure Companies

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Cloud Migration Best Practice Part 3: Application Portfolio Analysis

Cloud Musings

In part three of this series on cloud migration best practice , I will focus on migrating the application itself. All it takes is executing an application portfolio screening process that takes a look at: The most appropriate CSP target deployment environment.

Threema, the Seriously Secure Messaging Application: Check It Out!

CTOvision

If you’ve ever been worried that the messages you are sending your friends and co-workers via the normal texting applications were not secure enough and you felt unsafe giving out personal information, then Threema might be the application for you to use. By May Gourley.

Infosecurity Europe 2019: Incremental Evolution Rather Than Revolution

Forrester IT

I have spent the last three days attending Infosecurity Europe 2019, the largest security trade show in the UK and Europe. As ever, before coming I have tried to predict the big theme or trends that CISOs should take note of.

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The Challenges Of Moving Old Applications Into A New Cloud

The Accidental Successful CIO

The Challenges Of Old Applications. We all have applications like this. When it comes to legacy applications, the person in the CIO position has a hands off policy. Supporting an application that now lives in the cloud can cause problems for many CIOs.

Mobile Application Security in 2016

Galido

And how do you feel about the security of the apps you install? Arxan recently did a 5th annual State of Application Security report, which takes an in-depth look into the security of some of the most popular mobile health and mobile finance applications available.

Napatech: Accelerating Network Management and Security Applications

CTOvision

Napatech is the world leader in accelerating network management and security applications. They focus on keeping their customers one step ahead of the data growth curve by accelerating applications and time-to-market while reducing risk. Napatech customers cover a broad range of industries and applications including some of the largest and most innovative technology companies.

Security Innovation Network SINET 16 Application Process Now Open

CTOvision

We have previously written about the Security Innovation Network ( SINET ) and the yearly SINET Showcase. Established security firms should track SINET to learn of emerging capabilities to partner with. By Bob Gourley.

Using Chef Habitat to Migrate Legacy Windows Applications

Perficient - Digital Transformation

In this bog post we will discuss Using Chef Habitat to Migrate Legacy Windows Applications to a Modern Secure Platform. Only what needs to be loaded for the application will be installed. Application from the Codeplex Archive that we will be installing. Overview.

The December Cloud Job Update: Big Data, Applications, and Security

Data Center Knowledge

Find out why big data, new application delivery models and security are key for the cloud architect. As cloud evolves, so does the job of the IT professional. Featured cloud computin jobs

Contrast Security

CTOvision

Contrast security seeks to usher in a new era of self-protecting software. From their website: Contrast Security is the world’s leading provider of security technology that enables software applications to protect themselves against cyberattacks. Only Contrast has intelligent agents that work actively inside applications to prevent data breaches, defeat hackers and secure the entire enterprise from development, to operations, to production. Research Team.

The Security And Privacy Implications Of Drones

Forrester IT

Over the past few years, drones have transitioned from military-only applications into a strategic asset that is transforming a range of industries such as construction, real estate, insurance, and agriculture.

Automation For The Better Good - Security

Forrester IT

What these tasks have in common (in addition to relying on automation): a critical dependence on security. In a world where infrastructure-as-code scales quickly and massively scales, it is crucial to bake in security at every level of the stack. This means leveraging automation tools such as configuration management and application release automation, as well as applying Zero Trust principles all the way down to the bare metal. Information Security.

Potential Impacts Beyond Cloud Applications & Infrastructure

Perficient - Digital Transformation

This shorter term thinking requires a different approach to governance, security, testing, etc. This is NOT a call to throw out everything and start over but rather a call to make some adjustments in our processes while making sure the organization stays compliant and secure. Many organizations will get very focused on the impacts to applications and infrastructure and forget about all these other change areas.

Gartner Top 10 Security Projects for 2019

CEB IT

When George took over as the CISO of a retail company, IT security was relatively simple. But as the organization has grown — adding online ordering, more employees and a host of cloud-based platforms and technology to support digital business across the organization — so have the security vulnerabilities. Plus, increased attacks and phishing attempts make it difficult to know what security projects to focus on and where to get the most ROI. Project 9: Container security.

Radware Integrates Security Application Into OpenDaylight

Data Center Knowledge

Radware''s SDN security application is integrated into the OpenDaylight Project controller framework, Extreme Networks launches Purview application analytics, and Cyan''s Blue Planet platform is selected by the Jeollanam-Do province in South Korea.

DAST, SAST, or IAST: Which one is best for application security testing?

IT Toolbox

In my work testing applications for security flaws over the past 16 years, I've seen a lot of changes not only with the applications being tested but also the tools we use and the ways we go about doing the testing. As far as vulnerability scanners are concerned, it started with what amounted to be little more than network vulnerability scanners focused on the web server and, perhaps, a few application-centric

Legacy Application Modernization Best Practices

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Many companies around the globe still run on legacy enterprise applications and systems. In this article, we explore a few best practices to follow that will reduce the risk and expense of application modernization. These applications create a variety of problems.

Microsoft Confirms Acquistion of Cloud Application Security Firm Adallom

Data Center Knowledge

Cloud access security broker technology from Adallom will be available for Office 365 and the Enterprise Mobility Suite Read More. Shared

Gartner Keynote: Leverage Automation for Modern Security

CEB IT

When Amy, the CISO of a healthcare provider, looked at cloud security across the enterprise, she realized the default access control models were creating a variety of access issues. BeWell’s infrastructure as a service (IaaS) providers defaulted to a secure state, allowing only the owner access. We’re now being asked how we’re helping the enterprise realize more value while assessing and managing risk, security and even safety. Security

ServiceNow Offers A Refreshing Take On Customer-Centricity With Their Customer Service Application

Forrester IT

It’s a well attended conference by 18,000 people who use one or more of their cloud service management, HR, security and customer service products which are all built on an enterprise-grade platform. CRM applications customer relationship management (CRM) customer service solutions CRM customer service CXI attended ServiceNow’s Knowledge18 conference, held in Las Vegas on May 7-10.

Open Web Application Security Project Releases CISO Survey Report

CTOvision

By Bob Gourley The Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) has just releases the results of a Survey of global CISO s. Their report provides helpful perspectives for two interrelated communities: 1) CISOs who will find the report provides context that can help them better manage application security risks, and 2) Developers, who will find this report underscores the importance of application security. CTO Cyber Security

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6 must-have skills of modern web application developers

mrc's Cup of Joe Blog

Summary: Web application development is quickly becoming more complex. What skills must modern web application developers now possess? photo credit: geralt via pixabay cc In the past, application development had more of a specialized focus.

Three Essential Mobile Security Measures

CTOvision

Read Andrew Hoog explain the three essential mobile security measures every company should adopt on DZone Blog : Many of us have heard of the 80/20 rule, also known as the ‘Pareto Principle.’ Applied to mobile application security, the idea is that guarding against threats with the greatest potential impact can mitigate 80 percent of […]. Cyber Security News

Azure AD Application proxy Browser Addon “My Apps Secure Sign-in”

Anoop

Azure AD Application Proxy is the recommended solution to access on premise web application from external network (outside corporate). The end user can login to My Apps portal to access all the application assigned to the user. The post Azure AD Application proxy Browser Addon “My Apps Secure Sign-in” appeared first on SCCM Intune Real World Enterprise Experience Blog by Vimal Das.

Grown-Up IT For Grown-Up Applications

Chuck's Blog - EMC

If you’re running critical applications — especially those built on Oracle’s database — Oracle's engineered systems deserve your consideration. And a VBLOCK has almost zero native application awareness. 1 — Optimized for Critical Applications.

A Typical Day Of Analyst Life

Forrester IT

Forrester’s Security & Risk research team is growing and currently has four open analyst positions: identity and access management, application security, security analytics, and Zero Trust. application security cybersecurity identity & access management (IAM) security & risk security analytics zero trustWe’re hiring!