Tag Archives: application security

Cloud-Based Identity Tools, Mobile Device-Based Authentication Among Cyber Market Trends to Watch in 2019

Some of the trends in the cybersecurity market to watch in 2019 include the availability of identity platforms in the cloud and use of mobile devices in authentication, Security Today reported Wednesday. Organizations aim to supplement application security platforms in the cloud with cloud-based identity and access management systems. The …

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F5 Survey: 42% of Govt IT Pros Say Digital Transformation Drives Cloud-Based App Delivery

A new F5 Networks report has shown that 42 percent of government information technology professionals said digital transformation helps advance the delivery of cloud-based applications. F5 said Tuesday it polled approximately 300 government IT personnel worldwide for the 2018 State of Application Delivery report and found that 79 percent of respondents said digital …

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Juniper Unveils Security Platform for Cloud-Based Apps

Juniper Networks has begun to offer a security and micro-segmentation platform designed to protect cloud-based applications. The Juniper Contrail Security tool works to employ automated application traffic discovery and policy enforcement to mitigate threats facing applications that run on cloud environments, Juniper said Tuesday. Contrail Security offers threat prevention, policy management, …

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SecurityScorecard Report: Public Sector Lags Behind Other Industries in Overall Cybersecurity

A new report by SecurityScorecard says the government sector ranked third to last in overall cybersecurity compared with 17 industries. The 2017 U.S. State and Federal Government Report evaluates the cybersecurity capabilities of more than 500 U.S. federal, state and local government agencies against the practices of industries such as transportation, finance, energy …

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DLT, Veracode Partner to Market App Security Tool to Govt Customers

DLT Solutions and Veracode have signed a partnership agreement to offer public sector customers a technology platform designed to secure applications. The Veracode Application Security Platform works to help users scan an application’s components and provides a central repository of results on the risk posture of each application, DLT said Thursday. Jeremy Young, vice president of DLT’s cybersecurity …

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