State of the Web: Application Security Trends Over 6 Years

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Executive Summary

As business has embraced Internet technologies to provide an easy and convenient interface to clients, partners and employees alike, applications have become increasingly complex, and heavily integrated with sensitive internal systems. As a result, the impact of a poorly built website or application is no longer limited to defacement and brand-damage, but typically now leads to costly and embarrassing exposure of private personal data on clients, corporate intellectual property or financials. With the corresponding increase in government legislation on corporate governance, and schemes such as the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) requirements, the impact on business can be severe.

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