Effectively securing applications has been a matter of concern for organizations
large and small for over 15 years. As the recent Gartner report, TechInsights: State of
Application Security conveys, the challenge continues to escalate as hackers become
increasingly savvy. From Home Depot to Sony to the 2016 US presidential campaign,
the media has been amplifying the attention received by data and privacy breaches,
frightening consumers, causing stringent and costly government regulations and
placing security at the top of every CIO’s priority list.