As organizations rapidly develop web applications and/or transition to agile development, security practices can often get overlooked. In order to meet the demand while improving the protection of applications from vulnerabilities and attacks, DevOps must expand to include information security to become DevSecOps.
This paper describes such a risk-based approach, which can lead to better strategic decisions and enhance the ability of security organizations to succeed in their mission of securing web applications.
The threat landscape has expanded to mobile applications accessing sensitive data. Securing mobile applications is now an integral part of a complete application security program.