Testing

Application Security Testing Checklist

Posted in Implementing Security, Security Management, Software Development, Testing on Jan 02, 2017

Six steps you can take to ensure the safety and security of your web applications - and the sensitive data they contain.

What is Penetration Testing and Why is It Important

Posted in Testing, Popular Posts on Jul 25, 2016

Penetration testing (otherwise known as pentesting) is the process of testing your applications for vulnerabilities, and answering a simple question."What could a hacker do to harm my application, or organisation, out in the real world?"

The importance of testing for application security

Posted in Implementing Security, Strategy, Testing on Jul 18, 2016

Why is testing for application security important? Can't an organisation just respond to an incident if, or when it occurs? Whilst that viewpoint may sound mad to someone security conscious, it is unfortunately the approach that many organisations worldwide still take today.

Conducting a Secure Code Review

Posted in Implementing Security, Strategy, Testing on Jun 03, 2016

With new application security risks emerging all the time, it is vital that your dev team starts to make application security as much of a priority as functionality

Best Practices for Security Testing

Posted in Testing on Feb 25, 2016

Whether this is routine testing for common vulnerabilities or security-focused penetration testing, these best practices will help your team fix problems.