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4 Reasons Why Web Security Testing Is Hard

Securing web applications is incredible complex. You need to ensure the security of each individual service. Furthermore, you also need to secure the complex interaction in between. Developers who want to secure their web services face a whole range of challenges.

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1. Complex API Testing

Open web APIs and microservice architecture are constantly evolving, which implies an increased attack surface and thus a growing demand for security testing to keep up.

Read full article:  Stateful REST API Fuzzing with RESTler

2. Domain-Specific Vulnerabilities

In web applications, certain bugs are particularly common. The OWASP organization regularly ranks the 10 most dangerous web vulnerabilities. 

Read full article: 10 Most Common Vulnerabilities CI Fuzz Finds in Java Web Applications

3. Language Specific Vulnerabilities

Contrary to popular belief, memory-safe languages are not inherently safe. It's important to properly test your memory-safe applications.

Read full article: Memory-Safe Fuzzing: Why Fuzz Testing Can Do More Than C/C++

4. Usability and CI/CD Integration

Open-source tools for automated security testing are sometimes difficult to integrate into an existing development environment. But enterprise solutions, like the CI Fuzz testing platform, can help developers to apply coverage-guided fuzz testing to their microservice environment. 

Read full article: Fuzzing Microservices with CI Fuzz

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"With Code Intelligence, securing your software can take new paths in terms of quality and efficiency."
Thomas Tschersich and Code Intelligence
Thomas Tschersich
Chief Security Officer // Deutsche Telekom

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