Security Whitepapers

AppSec Best Practices vs. Practicality

In a perfect world, you would use nothing but best practices to guide your AppSec program’s development and implementation. In the real world, however, you’re limited by time, budget, staff expertise, culture, and executive support. Fortunately, those limitations don’t have to stop you from creating an AppSec program that can still get powerful results. In

The Advantages of a SaaS-Based Application Security Solution

Companies across the globe are increasingly shifting to a software-as-a-service (SaaS) model, rather than on-premises offerings, when purchasing technology solutions. In fact, Gartner reports that SaaS revenue grew a whopping 135 percent between 2015 and 2018. (Source: Gartner, “Market Trends: The Transformative Impact of SaaS on the Software Market,” 2018). More than 13 years ago,

State of software security

In 2011, Marc Andreessen wrote an article in the Wall Street Journal that included the now-famous phrase “software is eating the world.” Eight years on, that statement rings truer than ever. It’s not a stretch to say that software is eating the cybersecurity world as well. The fallout from not integrating security early in the

The Total Economic Impact™ of Veracode’s SaaS-based Application Security Platform

Cost Savings And Business Benefits Enabled by Veracode’s Cloud-Based Application Security Platform With Greenlight Real-time Scanning As an automated and integrated cloud-based application security platform, Veracode helps its customers scale their application security programs on demand and create a competitive advantage through secure software. As businesses undertake complex digital transformations, applications become critical touchpoints for

The Balanced Security Imperative by Forrester

Balanced security requires firms to transition from treating privacy and data security as compliance requirements to one that champions privacy and uses its technology prowess to differentiate the brand. Investing in your security infrastructure and controls is a critical component of your security program. However, technology investments alone are insufficient. Determine the right level of

Managing security risk and compliance in a challenging landscape by Forrester

The explosion of data and proliferation of devices demands better security tools and monitoring from businesses. Protecting sensitive company data shouldn’t just be a compliance obligation, it should be a business imperative. The right technology partner will help push security, risk, and compliance objectives forward. This Forrester Consulting study evaluates evolving security trends and technology

Mid-market end-to-end security e-guide

As an IT decision maker, you’re focused on finding effective solutions you can implement quickly and efficiently to address the challenges specific to your business. Ensuring that security is built into every solution is critical from the start. Mid-market challenges require different approach: a trusted partner who can help you identify and deploy the technologies

Looking ahead: the future of cyber security

Cyber security has evolved from being the stuff of Hollywood blockbuster plots, to becoming a national priority. Global governments are taking the threat seriously, as seen in the UK’s own National Cyber Security Strategy, the establishment of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), investment of £1.9 million in transforming the UK’s cyber security, and the

Forrester Total Economic Impact (TEI) Study of IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform

IBM provides a cybersecurity intelligence platform that enables its customers to strengthen their security processes while improving their ability to detect and act upon threats. IBM commissioned ForresterConsulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying QRadar. The purpose of this study