Software plays a central role in business processes and in our daily lives, and companies of all sizes and industries are building, buying and downloading more applications than ever before. However, this increased dependence on software makes the applications powering our world a prime target for cybercriminals. Applications are the No. 1 attack vector for cybercriminals and the main source of breaches.
A different approach to application security (AppSec) — one that aligns with the new role of software and today’s development paradigms — is now key to effective information security.
Download this whitepaper to discover:
- How this new approach entails an AppSec program that both integrates security seamlessly into developer processes, and that is a comprehensive, mature, ongoing program
- The four stages of application security maturity and how they impact your overall security framework
- How to start embracing maturity with a few key steps