An Application Security Strategy Guide
Source: Enterprise Management Associates
Attacks, incidents and compliance regulations, in combination with difficult-to-automate processes, a steep learning curve, and highly charged political environments, are only a few of the factors that have made application security possibly the most difficult to address aspect of a security strategy. Indeed, application developers as well as security practitioners are struggling within this arena, while malicious attackers thrive unabated from application security failures. One primary difficulty is that ensuring application security requires a higher level of understanding and knowledge than many other aspects of a security strategy.