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First Horizon Breach Highlights Rising Threats Against Financial Institutions
April 29, 2021

The attack highlights the potential risk that financial institutions face when trying to protect customer account data and financial assets. Read More

FinServ Firm First Horizon Suffers Data Breach
April 28, 2021

Financial services company First Horizon Group has suffered a data breach that saw customer accounts accessed and funds stolen. Read More

10 Free Security Tools at Black Hat Asia 2021
April 22, 2021

Researchers demonstrate a plethora of tools for conducting pen tests, vulnerability assessments, data forensics, and a wide range of other use cases. Read More

Security Should Start in Software Engineering
April 20, 2021

Why is cybersecurity, such a vital part of business continuity and availability, apparently so neglected? Read More

Alleviating Modern-Day Developer Pressures
April 19, 2021

What exactly makes AppSec training effective, and how does this differ from traditional types of educational resources developers are exposed to? Read More

XSS Vulnerability in Deskpro Documented
April 15, 2021

Despite all initiatives for secure software development, cross-site scripting, or XSS gaps for short, are still widespread. Read More

Provision of Cloud-Based Infrastructures
April 8, 2021

Checkmarx protects cloud-native applications with new scanning solution for Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) Read More

What is DevSecOps?
April 8, 2021

In DevSecOps it comes to integrating IT security aspects as early as possible in the life cycle of application development.  Read More

Developers During the Pandemic
March 22, 2021

At the end of February, Checkmarx asked 250 US developers how their everyday work had changed during the pandemic. Read More

Survey: Coding During COVID-19
March 17, 2021

At the end of February, Checkmarx asked 250 US developers how their everyday work had changed during the pandemic. Read More

Need for Speed Heightens Security Risks for Software Development
March 9, 2021

The onus is increasingly falling on developers, who have a greater reliance on emerging technologies, a study by Checkmarx finds. Read More

Checkmarx Offers Open Source Code Scanning
March 5, 2021

Checkmarx launches scanning solution of infrastructure as code to secure cloud-native applications. Read More

The People Behind the Israeli Unicorns
March 3, 2021

TheMarker magazine presents the coveted unicorn club memberships and the entrepreneurs who rolled an idea from scratch to more than a billion. Read More

New Scanning Solution for Infrastructure as Code
March 2, 2021

The open source based IaC scan engine is intended to enable developers to identify and fix configuration problems. Read More

Cloud-Based Dev Teams: Shift Security Left
March 1, 2021

Cloud-based managed services as well as IaC practices are increasingly popular among application developers for the efficiencies they create. But if dev teams are not careful, experts warn, they could be maliciously exploited. Read More

New Checkmarx Solution KICS Finds Problems in IaC Automatically
March 1, 2021

With KICS, Checkmarx offers a new, open source-based solution for static analyzes that enables developers to develop Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC) securely. Read More

IaC: Checkmarx Launches Static Code Analysis KICS
February 25, 2021

The open source software called Keeping Infrastructure as Code Secure looks for weaknesses in IaC. Read More

Checkmarx Unveils New Open Source IaC Scanning Engine
February 25, 2021

Software security solutions provider Checkmarx today launched a new open-source static analysis tool designed to allow developers to write more secure infrastructure-as-code (IaC). Read More

Checkmarx Debuts Keeping Infrastructure as Code Secure Solution
February 25, 2021

In an effort to better secure cloud-native apps, software security company Checkmarx has launched a new open-source static analysis solution. Read More

IoT Cybersecurity Improvement Act: A First Step in Bolstering Smart Tech Security
February 25, 2021

The IoT security bill is a step in the right direction, as it addresses one of the biggest gaps in software security overall -- generating awareness. But is it enough? Read More

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