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Checkmarx is constantly pushing the boundaries of Application Security Testing to make security seamless and simple for the world’s developers and security teams. As the AppSec testing leader, we deliver the unparalleled accuracy, coverage, visibility, and guidance our customers need to build tomorrow’s software securely and at speed.

The Many Risks of Modern Application Development


Although the promised benefits of MAD are measurable and well-supported across the development industry, expanded risks must still be acknowledged and addressed.

How to Effectively Manage the Modern Risks of Open Source Code

How to Effectively Manage the Modern Risks of Open Source Code

When your developers use open source components and third-party libraries, you need to be able to find vulnerabilities and manage risk in an automated, repeatable, and consistent fashion. Yet traditional approaches to software composition analysis (SCA) are no longer working. Discover the how and why of effective implementation and use of next-gen SCA.

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"Security is one of the most significant challenges when using open source code. Vulnerable components are an open window to hackers who can easily exploit them, while operational and compliance risks also increase."

"Over 80% of the code in today’s software applications is open source."

Embedding security into DevOps


"Consider vendors that provide continuous developer training that’s integrated into the tools your developers use daily."

Embedding AST into your pipelines


The Forrester Wave™: Static Application Security Testing

In our 28-criterion evaluation of static application security testing (SAST) providers, we identified the 12 most significant ones — CAST, Checkmarx, GitHub, GitLab, HCL Software, Micro Focus, Parasoft, Perforce Software, SonarSource, Synopsys, Veracode, and WhiteHat Security — and researched, analyzed, and scored them.

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This report shows how each provider measures up and helps security and risk professionals select the right one for their needs.

Making AppSec Second Nature

See first-hand how easy it is to initiate a scan, review findings and identify the best remediation points in this 30 minute session.