Our Managing Partner; Adetokunbo Omotosho, will be speaking on 25th October, 2017 at The PCI 2017 Europe Community Meeting on the topic ‘PCI DSS… Beyond Compliance and Actually Improving Cyber Defense’. #PCICM #infoprive #cybersecurity Learn More: https://goo.gl/kw91Ww
Understanding the importance of code review and analysis to prevent exploitation and breaches In simple terms, application security is the use of software, hardware, and procedural methods to protect applications from exploitation of inherent flaws. Web applications are hackers’ favorite target because they have access to valuable information through connection to a database and they are relatively easy to exploit.
According to Gartner, a Next Generation Firewall is “a deep-packet inspection firewall that moves beyond port/protocol inspection and blocking to add application-level inspection, intrusion prevention, and bringing intelligence from outside the firewall.” Simply put, a Next-Generation Firewall (NGFW) is a hardware- or software-based network security system that is designed to detect and block sophisticated attacks through enforcement of security policies