Contrast Security makes enterprise-class code security testing tools available to all developers free of charge

CodeSec by Contrast Security makes code security for developers simple and effective with fast analysis times, market-leading accuracy, actionable results, and seamless integration

LOS ALTOS, CA., June 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Contrast Security (Contrast), the leader in code security that enables developers to secure while they code, today announced the launch of CodeSec by Contrast Security (CodeSec), an easy-to-use, self-service, enterprise-tested application security solution available free of charge to all developers. With seamless registration, the fastest and most accurate scanner on the market, and immediate, actionable results, developers can start scanning code and serverless environments with CodeSec to go from zero to secure in less than five minutes.

“IDC research shows that when organizations give developers the right DevSecOps tools, the results are more secure apps, faster remediation, and developers take ownership of app security,” said Jim Mercer, DevOps and DevSecOps Research Director at IDC. “It is encouraging to see Contrast Security offering some of its free self-service enterprise security software features to developers to help them painlessly identify insecure code earlier in the software development lifecycle (SDLC) .”

Using Contrast’s demand-driven analysis, CodeSec delivers 10x faster and more accurate analysis results for serverless code and applications right on the developer’s laptop. CodeSec – Scan optimizes code security for Java, JavaScript, and .NET with fast, industry-leading scans and actionable remediation tips in a simple command-line interface. CodeSec – Serverless leverages a revolutionary new application security tool for serverless environments in AWS Lambda Functions (Java + Python) that instantly detects serverless security vulnerabilities while providing actionable remediation guidance in a simple command line.

“For years, Contrast has secured the code of some of the largest organizations in the world. To fulfill our mission of passing secure code – and we mean ALL code – we decided to give every developer free access to our advanced technology. ,” said Alain Naumann, Chairman of the Board, President and CEO of Contrast Security. “CodeSec provides the fastest and most accurate results in the industry. In fact, we can deliver 95% more accuracy in Java applications than any other ‘free’ tool, all at faster speeds than any which in the market.”

Contrast’s patented technology has been used for years to secure some of the world’s leading software, healthcare and financial organizations. Now, developers will be able to leverage the following benefits to drive innovation in their offerings with continuous security built into their deployment pipelines:

  • Fastest and most accurate scanner: Delivers up to 10x faster scan rates. Recognized as the fastest and most accurate Java scanner on the market.
  • Immediate and actionable results: Scan code for traditional environments and serverless functions, find 70% more critical vulnerabilities, and receive actionable results with 6x more true positives in seconds. Prioritizes vulnerabilities and provides actionable remediation guidance.
  • From start to finish in minutes: Smooth and transparent registration process with GitHub or a Google account. Optionally, use a provided GitHub action to automate binding to your GitHub pipeline – from scratch to secure in less than five minutes. Enables developers to automate common workflows.

CodeSec is available to all developers today by authenticating with their existing GitHub or Google ID. To learn more about CodeSec, Register for our next live demo or visit us at RSAC 2022 (Booth #1055 in the Moscone South Expo Hall).

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About contrast security:

Contrast Security secures the code that global enterprises rely on. It is the most modern and comprehensive code security platform in the industry, removing inefficiencies from security barriers and enabling enterprise developers to write and release code faster. secure app. Integrating code analysis and attack prevention directly into software with instrumentation, the Contrast platform automatically detects vulnerabilities as developers write code, eliminates false positives, and provides context-specific remediation guidance for a easy and fast fixing of vulnerabilities. This enables application and development teams to collaborate more effectively and innovate faster while accelerating digital transformation initiatives. That’s why a growing number of the world’s largest private and public sector organizations trust Contrast to secure their applications in development and extend protection to cloud and on-premises applications in production.

Media Contact:
Laura Asendio
Public Relations Manager
Contrast Safety
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