Web services next battlefront for hackers
Web services security and compliance with the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standards are top-of-mind customer concerns that the latest version of Watchfire's AppScan Web application vulnerability assessment software aims to address. Announced today, version 6.5 of AppScan and AppScan Developer Edition (DE) offers expanded security auditing coverage with integrated Web services scanning, as well as new compliance reports for PCI and the ISO 17799 and 27001 standards. The scanning tool also includes new advanced testing features designed to help auditors and penetration testers.
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