A recent study by Zimperium of the world’s leading travel applications to understand how they manage users’ security and privacy risks reveals that 100% of the iOS apps failed to receive a passing privacy or security grade. 45% of Android apps failed to pass the privacy tests, and 97% failed on security.
While nearly 75 percent of developers worry about the security of their applications, and 85 percent rank security as very important in the coding and development process, nearly half of their teams lack a dedicated security expert.
Whether you’re planning to celebrate Thanksgiving with family, a Friendsgiving with your closest mates or perhaps even a Worksgiving with coworkers this year, the spirit of gratitude has lasting benefits no matter who you’re with or where you are.
It’s that time of year again: the holidays are among us. Soon, millions of us will be on the road and in the air, on our way to visit friends and relatives to celebrate the season (or perhaps to get away from it all).
If you work in the public sector, you’ll notice a familiar pause to your work routine this week, as many offices and schools nationwide are closed briefly in observance of Veteran’s Day.
Each November, National Stress Awareness Day is recognized on the first Wednesday of the month and aims to identify and reduce the stress factors in your life.
This decade has seen an unprecedented number of connected systems and devices, automated delivery systems and increased mobile device usage in the healthcare industry.
October is known for being the “spookiest” of all the months. While there’s always debate on if ghosts, ghouls and witches are real, no one can argue the existence of scary vulnerabilities lurking in the dim corners of the web and on applications.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is a bit of a buzzword, and it has been thrown around quite a bit in the past few years. But many companies are making real game-changing use of it.
The modern-day developer faces an inordinate amount of challenges daily. Between constantly fighting to create the most innovative apps to help their product stand out to working to meet tight deadlines, developers juggle many responsibilities.
October marks the 16th annual National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM).
A collaborative effort between government and industry, National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM) is observed every October in an effort to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity and to ensure that all Americans have the resources they need to stay safer and more secure online.
Previously, we discussed in part 1 of this blog series, application security issues are becoming the first and foremost cause of security breaches, leading to some real challenges among organizations attempting to achieve DevSecOps.
Whether it was the millions of users left vulnerable by Fortnite, or hackers gaining access to Dunkin’ customer accounts, 2019 has already seen some of the worst data breaches to date.
Recently, there has been a constant upward trajectory in spending on IT security, and there are no signs of that trend abating.
If businesses hadn’t already woken up to the financial clout that’s now in the hands of the world’s data protection regulators, the recent compliance fines in the US and UK have made everyone sit up and take notice.
“The customer is always right,” is the go-to customer service phrase originally coined by Harry Gordon Selfridge in London in the early 20th century.
When British Airways was informed it was facing a fine of £183 million by the UK’s Information Security Commissioner (ICO) in July, at the heart of the problem was the company’s failure to protect customer information including their credit card details.
Server-side request forgery (SSRF) has been in the news recently for causing mainstream data breaches impacting hundreds of millions of consumers.
More and more, businesses today are staking their success on web and mobile applications.
Thousands of people every year gather in the desert to be able to attend one of the most captivating events in the world.
In the current data compliance and data security climate, empowered regulators are really flexing their muscles.
Despite women gaining the equal right to vote in 1878 and the U.S. Congress designating Aug. 26 as Women’s Equality Day in 1971, the tech industry still has a long way to go.
As modern application development trends go, distributed microservices architecture has been one of the most popular and successful in recent memory.
This is the 14th year that we are publishing our annual WhiteHat Security Application Security Statistics report. Over the years, this report has become the authoritative take on the state of application security globally.
Data privacy is all about users’ personal data collected, stored or used by an organization, but are organizations doing enough to keep this data protected from unauthorized access?
The WhiteHat Security team is seeing a massive shift towards cloud adoption largely driven by organizations looking to reduce cost, mitigate risk, and to allow them to scale quickly and be agile with their resources.
“The more things change, the more they stay the same.” This simple, succinct proverb created in the 19thcentury by French novelist Jean-Baptiste Alphonse Karr continues to resonate in so many areas of our day-to-day lives.
If the title on your office door says, 'Chief Information Security Officer (CISO),' chances are, your days are consumed with the various risks your organization is facing, and how you’ll deal with them.
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at how research partners Vertical Structure and WhiteHat Security worked together to identify and verify a vulnerability, and then notify and work with the vendor to quickly and effectively remediate the issue and protect customers.