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The Virtual Winners Night
December 4, 2020

A special live event for special digital role models. Read More

The Most Trusted Providers of Code and Composition Analysis 2020
December 4, 2020

Most of all current applications are based on open source code. The overview is quickly lost, risks and weak points are difficult to identify. This is where SCA solutions come... Read More

CEO Management in Corona Times
December 3, 2020

Emmanuel Benzaquen, CEO of Checkmarx, on the exit and the huge deal made in the days of Corona and the managerial challenges of the current period. Read More

How to Fortify Your Holiday eCommerce AppSec Readiness
November 30, 2020

In this edition of eWEEK Data Points, Stephen Gates, Application Security Evangelist at Checkmarx, outlines five strategies that brands should act on now to shore up their application and software security throughout the holidays and beyond. Read More

Preventing Developer Burnout in the Age of Rapid Software Delivery
November 24, 2020

If you’re seeing these signs, it’s important to take a moment to evaluate the conditions your developers are working under, and provide the necessary resources to address burnout accordingly. Read More

Two Critical Bugs in Apache Unomi Discovered
November 20, 2020

By leveraging shortcomings in a previous patch, security researchers from Checkmarx found that an attacker could send malicious API requests that resulted in RCE. Read More

Checkmarx Brings Software Security Solutions to AWS Marketplace
November 9, 2020

Checkmarx announced major milestones in its relationship with Amazon Web Services (AWS), bringing its software security solutions to AWS Marketplace and earning AWS DevOps Competency status. Read More

Everyone Needs to Smarten Up On Smart Technology
October 23, 2020

While any bipartisan bill is likely to generate varying viewpoints, this is one that should be applauded, considering the biggest gap in addressing IoT security is lack of awareness. But is it really enough to generate industrywide change? Read More

The Readers Have Voted – the Winners of the IT Awards 2020
October 22, 2020

There were happy winners and smiling faces at the presentation of the IT Awards 2020 – even if the framework conditions were different from previous years. Read More

Three Best Practices for Responsible Open Source Usage
October 15, 2020

Here are some best practices developers should follow when implementing open source code to promote security. Read More

New GitHub Action For More Security During Code Development
October 13, 2020

Checkmarx, provider of software security solutions for DevOps, supports developers with a new GitHub action for the integration of automated static analyzes and open source security tests in the development... Read More

Amazon Prime Day Leads to Spike in Phishing Attempts
October 12, 2020

Researchers observed a spike in the number of new monthly phishing and fraudulent sites created using the Amazon brand since August, the most significant since the COVID-19 pandemic. Read More

Developer Snapshots: Programmer News
October 9, 2020

A new GitHub action is intended to make it easier for developers to seamlessly integrate Checkmarx SAST (CxSAST) and SCA (CxSCA) into GitHub code scans for security tests. Read More

How One Israeli Startup Changed the Global Cybersecurity Landscape
October 7, 2020

At the peak of the coronavirus crisis, with businesses around the world paralyzed, Israeli application security company Checkmarx pulled off massive $1.2 billion exit and maintained its independence in the... Read More

GitHub Can Now Squash Even More Code Bugs Before Release
October 7, 2020

GitHub has released new code scanning tools for developers. Read More

Customers Records Stolen in Chowbus Data Breach
October 6, 2020

Asian food delivery service Chowbus has suffered a data breach with hundreds of thousands of customer records stolen. Read More

Android Camera Bug Under the Microscope
October 5, 2020

Critical Android vulnerability CVE-2019-2234 could enable attackers to take control of a victim's camera and take photos, record videos, and learn location. Read More

Checkmarx Provides Automated Security Scans Within GitHub
October 5, 2020

Checkmarx announced a new GitHub Action to bring comprehensive, automated static and open source security testing to developers. Read More

Top SAST Solutions You Should Know
October 5, 2020

Setting up SAST tools from scratch can be time-consuming. Thankfully, some solutions already exist. Let's look at the top 6 SAST solutions. Read More

Oversee Apps With These 3 Testing Tools
September 29, 2020

Unsecured applications can have dire consequences for enterprises. Discover how top app security testing tools on the market today protect apps and enhance developer productivity. Read More

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