Jun 23, 2022   |  By Phil Odence
Building trust in your software is important, but software trust is even more important in M&A transactions. The Black Duck® Audit team is part of the Synopsys Software Integrity Group. And Synopsys is all about trust. The Synopsys mission is to help you build trust in your software. There is nothing better than a good night’s sleep. And with the importance of software to almost every business today, concern about software risk can negatively impact your slumber.
Jun 22, 2022   |  By Jason Schmitt
The acquisition of WhiteHat Security, the leading the DAST solution provider, is a step toward a more comprehensive, end-to-end portfolio for AppSec. Today, Synopsys closed the acquisition of WhiteHat Security, an application security pioneer and market-segment leading provider of dynamic application security testing (DAST) solutions.
Jun 16, 2022   |  By Mike McGuire
Mitigating the risks associated with complex enterprise applications requires securing every component at every stage of the life cycle.
Jun 14, 2022   |  By Taylor Armerding
If you’re selling to the federal government, you need to take a closer look at your supply chain risk management process. The software supply chain is, as most of us know by now, both a blessing and a curse.
May 25, 2022   |  By Patrick Carey
The 2022 Gartner® Critical Capabilities for Application Security Testing report provides useful guidance for teams wanting to build an AppSec program optimized for their business needs. There are two cars in my driveway right now. One was built in 1978, and what’s great about it is how easy it is to work on. It’s a simple vehicle, and most repairs can be performed with only a half-dozen tools: two screwdrivers, three wrenches, and a hammer (you always need a hammer).
May 24, 2022   |  By Jonathan Knudsen
Learn how you can improve your application security posture by adopting best practices from the BIND 9 team. All application development teams face the same fundamental questions, from the selection of third-party components to the processes and tools that ensure resilience and security. This article describes how the ISC development team addresses security in the BIND 9 application, one of the foundational applications of the modern internet.
May 19, 2022   |  By David Johansson
CVE-2022-30617 and CVE-2022-30618 are sensitive data exposure vulnerabilities that may lead to account compromise in the admin panel of the headless CMS software Strapi.
May 18, 2022   |  By Chai Bhat
In our new tech tales series, we discuss how Synopsys customers use our products and services to uncover security risks in their organization. Synopsys customers span every industry—from small to large enterprises across financial services, automotive, public sector, medical and healthcare, and much more. One thing they all have in common is building trust into their software.
May 17, 2022   |  By James Rabon
Shifting visibility downstream in the SDLC with an AppSec tool like Code Dx enables companies to build high-quality software, faster. A key component of DevOps is the ability to support software branching and merging. Software branching enables software development teams to develop multiple parts of software at the same time, to have multiple releases for various platforms, and to help manage larger software teams with many different roles and responsibilities.
May 12, 2022   |  By Chaitanya Purandare
In this post we discuss how an account with two-factor authentication could be bypassed if the password were breached.
Jun 10, 2022   |  By Synopsys
In this episode of AppSec Decoded, our cybersecurity experts discuss why DevSecOps initiatives stall or fail and what organizations can do to build security into their development processes at the pace of their business demands.
May 17, 2022   |  By Synopsys
Manage software risks across your organization by building secure, high-quality, and compliant software while maximizing velocity and controlling costs with Synopsys’s application security portfolio.
May 3, 2022   |  By Synopsys
Watch the 2022 OSSRA report to seek the most popular open source trends and vulnerabilities, and a range of actionable solutions that organizations can take to improve their open source management.
May 3, 2022   |  By Synopsys
In this episode of AppSec Decoded, Mike McGuire, security solutions manager at Synopsys Software Integrity Group, and Taylor Armerding, security advocate at Synopsys Software Integrity Group, discuss why supply chain attacks have become low-hanging fruit for cybercriminals and what organizations need to understand about their supply chain to avoid becoming the next target.
Apr 22, 2022   |  By Synopsys
Synopsys CyRC has identified a new vulnerability, CVE 2022-21484. Watch the video to understand how an attacker could exploit the Directus vulnerability and proper remediation efforts.
Apr 21, 2022   |  By Synopsys
Synopsys is named a Leader in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing for the 6th year in a row! Learn more:
Apr 19, 2022   |  By Synopsys
Synopsys's Blackduck Open Source KnowledgeBase has identified a new vulnerability, CVE-2022-1271. Watch the video to understand whether your application uses gzip command and the remediation efforts.
Apr 12, 2022   |  By Synopsys
Marking the 7th edition this year of the 2022 OSSRA, herein, Synopsys analyzes vulnerabilities and license conflicts found in more than 2,400 codebases across 17 industries.
Apr 5, 2022   |  By Synopsys
In this episode of AppSec Decoded, we provide an overview of a software bill of materials (SBOM) in the context of software supply chain security. Explore the range of organizational challenges that stem from their SBOM.
Oct 14, 2020   |  By Synopsys
You've realized you need to do a better job of tracking and managing your open source as well as the vulnerabilities and licenses associated with it. How hard can vulnerability management be? Do you really need special tools? After all, the license and vulnerability information is publicly available. Once you get a list of open source components and do some Google searching, you should be all set, right?
Oct 14, 2020   |  By Synopsys
Open source components are the foundation of every software application in every industry. But, its many benefits can often lead its consumers to overlook how open source affects the security of their application.
Oct 1, 2020   |  By Synopsys
More than 11.5 billion records with sensitive information were breached between January 2005 and January 2019 ( If your business stores, processes, or transmits cardholder data, it's imperative that you implement standard security procedures and technologies to prevent the theft of this sensitive information. Start by ensuring you're in compliance with the technical and operational requirements set by the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
Oct 1, 2020   |  By Synopsys
Just like most software assets contain open source, modern software applications commonly link to external web services via APIs. But developers using web services might not have a suitable agreement to do so, and they may be inadvertently signing their companies up to terms of service. This white paper covers the types of risk associated with web services and how they can affect an M&A transaction.
Sep 1, 2020   |  By Synopsys
Threat modeling promotes the idea of thinking like an attacker. It enables organization to build software with security considerations, rather than addresssing security as an afterthought. However, there are some very common misconceptions tha can cause firms to lose their grip around the threat modeling process. This eBook shines a light onto the essentials and helps to get your bearings straight with all things related to threat modeling.
Sep 1, 2020   |  By Synopsys
Are your developers getting discouraged by too many false positives from security tools that slow them down? You need a solution that boosts their productivity, finds real vulnerabilities, and provides expert remediation guidance. Coverity will help you achieve this and more. Learn how you can assess the ROI of implementing Coverity into your SDLC, quickly build secure applications, and accelerate your software velocity.

Synopsys solutions help you manage security and quality risks comprehensively, across your organization and throughout the application life cycle.

Synopsys helps development teams build secure, high-quality software, minimizing risks while maximizing speed and productivity. Synopsys, a recognized leader in static analysis, software composition analysis, and application security testing, is uniquely positioned to apply best practices across proprietary code, open source, and the runtime environment. With a combination of industry-leading tools, services, and expertise, only Synopsys helps organizations maximize security and quality in DevSecOps and throughout the software development life cycle.

Build secure, high-quality software faster:

  • Integrate security into your DevOps environment: Integrate and automate application security testing with the development and deployment tools you use today.
  • Build a holistic AppSec program across your organization: Ensure your people, processes, and technology are aligned to defend against cyber attacks on the software you build and operate.
  • Get on-demand security testing for any application: Extend the reach of your application security team with cost-effective security testing by our team of experts.
  • Find and fix quality and compliance issues early in development: Maximize software reliability, minimize downstream maintenance headaches, and ensure compliance with industry standards.
  • Identify open source, code quality, and security risks during M&A: Avoid surprises that can materially impact the value of software assets your company acquires.
  • Assess your AppSec threats, risks, and dependencies: Go beyond security testing to understand likely cyber attack vectors and targets, as well as design flaws that can lead to security breaches.

Any software. Any development model. Any stage. Synopsys has you covered.