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Peer Lessons Learned: Implementing Application Security Testing Solutions

Published: 13 June 2019

ID: G00402395

Analyst(s): Peer Contributors


AST solutions identify and reduce security vulnerabilities and risks in web, mobile and cloud applications. Security and risk management leaders can leverage lessons learned from their peers shared on Gartner Peer Insights to implement application security testing solution successfully.

Table Of Contents


Peer Lessons Learned

  • Lesson 1: Ensure to Get Stakeholder Buy-In and Define Metrics That Contribute in Determining Your AST Strategy
  • Lesson 2: Evaluate Multiple Vendors and Consider Their License Implications to Ensure Getting the Best Solution for Your AST Needs
  • Lesson 3: Ensure All Critical Applications Are Tested Early in the SDLC Before Deployment
  • Lesson 4: Customize the Solution per Your Needs and Plan a Thought-Through Implementation Strategy
  • Lesson 5: Encourage Your Team to Participate in Training and Learning Sessions
  • Methodology

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