Application Security is the use of software, hardware, and procedural methods to protect applications from external threats. In the world of software design, security is becoming an increasingly important concern during development as applications are more accessible over different networks and as a result, are more vulnerable to a wide variety of threats. Many applications are fundamentally flawed, making it possible for hackers to steal data, hijack user inputs, or deny service entirely. The following slideshow presented by Column Information Security presents an application checklist — a look at how your company can counter the impact of seven top application security threats.
Top Application Security Threats provided by Column Information Security
About the author: Katherine Palac is the Director of Marketing at Column Information Security. Palac has focused on global B2B marketing and communications strategy for 20 years primarily in the professional services, financial services, and technology spaces.
P.S: This is a guest post, courtesy of Column Information Security. “Guest” is not “Sponsored” and while the content is theirs, I selected and approved it as it covers a topic offering added value to businesses. As such, I want to thank them for giving me the opportunity to feature this guest post here.
If you are interested in security, networks and enterprise technology, check out my (long) piece on Huawei Enterprise Business Group.
Originally published at Samuel Pavin.