ZeroNorth CEO, John Worrall, tell us, the Defect Density Dashboard borrows a concept employed to measure software quality and applies it specifically to application security. The dashboard surfaces the number of application security defects per thousand lines of code (discovered during scans of code), made using software composition analysis (SCA) and software application security testing (SAST) tools. This metric creates a key performance indicator that application security champions within DevOps teams and chief information security officers (CISO) can use to quantitatively measure the progress being made towards improving overall application security. Read more >>

Share This