Category: Application security

Application security, Security, Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Mandatory Chinese Olympics App Has ‘Devastating’ Encryption Flaw: Analyst

January 19, 2022

Via: Security Week

The “simple but devastating flaw” in the encryption of the MY2022 app, which is used to monitor Covid and is mandatory for athletes, journalists and other attendees of the games in China’s capital, could allow health information, voice messages and […]

Application security, Security

U.S. Government, Tech Giants Discuss Open Source Software Security

January 14, 2022

Via: Security Week

The recent disclosure and exploitation of vulnerabilities affecting the widely used Log4j logging utility have once again highlighted the importance of open source security and software supply chain security. The goal of the White House summit was to identify ways […]

Application security, Security

Need to improve application security? Reduce friction between developers and security teams

December 29, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

Tromzo has released the findings from their report, based on a survey of 403 US-based application security practitioners who work at organizations where their development team uses CI/CD systems. “The findings confirm our belief that security teams must make improving […]

Application security, Cloud security, Security

Cyber 2022 Predictions About Open Banking

December 28, 2021

Via: Radware Blog

In 2022, open banking will continue to gain market traction and acceptance in the U.S. as traditional banks and financial institutions compete on customer satisfaction and digital relevance. Unlike traditional banking where all customer data is controlled by the parent […]

Application security, Security

McLaren selects Immersive Labs to support cyber workforce optimization of the McLaren F1 team

December 9, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

With valuable intellectual property and data to help protect, the McLaren F1 team will be using Immersive Labs to power a continual cycle of human cyber capability development which keeps pace with the threat landscape. The platform will provide real-time […]

Application security, Security

Lack of API visibility undermines basic principle of security

November 19, 2021

Via: Help Net Security

One of the oldest principles of security is that you cannot secure what you cannot see. Visibility has always been the starting place for monitoring and protecting attack surface and valuable resources. Various technical challenges have come to bear over […]

Application security, Security

Data breaches are almost the norm for many businesses these days

November 11, 2021

Via: TechRadar

A global survey of app security managers has revealed that a majority (91%) of the respondents had experienced security breaches in the last year as a direct result of a vulnerable application. Compiled by cybersecurity specialists Checkmarx, the report shares […]

Application security, Security

Our journey to API security at Raiffeisen Bank International

November 4, 2021

Via: The Hacker News

This article was written by Peter Gerdenitsch, Group CISO at Raiffeisen Bank International, and is based on a presentation given during Imvision’s Executive Education Program, a series of events focused on how enterprises are taking charge of the API security […]

Application security, Security, Threats & Malware, Vulnerabilities

Report: Cost of a Data Breach in Energy and Utilities

November 3, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

On average, the cost of a data breach rose by 10% from 2020 to 2021. The energy industry ranked fifth in data breach costs, surpassed only by the health care, financial, pharmaceutical and technology verticals, according to the 17th annual […]

Application security, Data loss, Security, Threats & Malware

Cost of a Data Breach: Retail Costs, Risks and More To Know

October 27, 2021

Via: Security Intelligence

E-commerce sales grew by nearly one-third in 2020, in large part due to the pandemic. Meanwhile, retail data breaches grew even more prevalent and costly. Retailers need to know not just the cost of a data breach, but the risks […]