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3. Sir Galahad
To protect users and data, when creating and releasing an app, developers must continually monitor, fix and prevent security vulnerabilities.
Automating security testing not only makes the overall software development task easier for developers but also saves loads of resources for any business.
The goals of application security are to protect the confidentiality of data within the application; availability of the application and the integrity of data within the application.
- Follow the OWASP Top Ten.
- Get an App Security Audit.
- Implement Proper Logging.
- Use Real-time Monitoring.
- Encrypt Everything.
- Harden Everything.
- Keep Servers Up to Date.
- Keep Up to Date.
Each sector has its own cybersecurity pain points, and there is, of course, much overlap as well. Phishing is especially an issue across all industry sectors, likely because it taps into our behavior, and because of that it is very successful as an attack vector.
What are the most commonly mixed up security terms?
Threat, vulnerability, and risk.
While it might be unreasonable to expect those outside the security industry to understand the differences, more often than not, many in the business use these terms incorrectly or interchangeably.