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DHS S&T Adds Real-World Benchmarks to Software Assurance Repository

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) recently completed the integration of more than 9,700 real-world software test cases from the Static Tools Analysis Modernization Project (STAMP) into the Software Assurance Marketplace (SWAMP).

Secure Decisions releases new technology to help streamline and enhance web application penetration testing

Secure Decisions, has developed a new application security testing technology, the Attack Surface Detector (ASD), that enhances and streamlines software penetration testing. Developed under the DHS S&T Directorate’s multi-year funded ASTAM (Application Security Technologies and Metrics) program.

2019-03-27T09:36:24-04:00Jan-2019|Categories: News, Press Releases|Tags: , , |

Secure Decisions receives new NSF award for cybersecurity education

Secure Decisions has received an award from the NSF under the SaTC: EDU Program. One of only ten projects funded in 2018 under this highly competitive program from NSF, the CyberMiSTS project aims to provide middle school Career and Technical Education (CTE) teachers with knowledge, skills, and tools they need to develop a cybersecurity curriculum that actively engages their students and exposes them to cybersecurity concepts and careers.

Dr. Anita D’Amico and Chris Horn presented Human factors that influence secure software development

Dr. Anita D’Amico and Chris Horn gave a well-received presentation about the Human factors that influence secure software development. View the Presentation slides ------------------------------- The following Tweets were given during their presentation: 10:37 AM – 12 Oct 2018 Robert A.‏ @robertauger The talk ‘…’ at appsec USA is one of the best talks I’ve seen in the last several years. They quantify with several studies, vuln introduction rates and behaviors by dev teams. Lots of good data. Great job @AnitaDamico   10:51 AM – 12 Oct 2018 jamestyack‏ @jamestyack @AnitaDamico talking human factors that influence app security with tons of empirical data. An interesting finding: the more verbose (& low substance) the commit comments, the higher the chance of problems in the code. Beware the “blather factor”. #AppSecUSA18

2019-02-13T11:00:59-05:00Nov-2018|Categories: News|

Visit Comic-BEE at the NICE Conference and Expo in Miami, FL

Join us on November 6th & 7th in Miami for the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education (NICE) Conference and Expo! Stop by our booth to see a live demo of Comic-BEE and learn how you can use Comic-BEE to create engaging content to educate or evaluate cybersecurity knowledge and skills at any level.