Checkmarx wants to help developers write more secure code

An organization’s security isn’t the responsibility of its IT department alone. Development teams need to be vigilant too and take measures to rid their software of vulnerabilities, a requirement that Checkmarx Ltd. wants to help address with the new training service that it unveiled this morning.

AppSec Coach, as the tool is called, provides a set of learning modules for the Israeli company’s widely-used CxSAST code analysis platform. It displays a blue tooltip icon whenever the latter system finds a security flaw that is covered by the built-in course material, and enables developers to instantly pull up the appropriate lesson if they want to find out how to avoid making the same mistake in the future.

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