If a defect is found during development, it costs USD80 on average to fix….if we don’t find it until production, it can cost nearly USD7,600 to fix—95 times more.

—Security and Risk Manager, A Web and Mobile Application Provider

Business challenge

The company's security team and application developers wanted to detect and fix web and mobile application vulnerabilities earlier in the software development lifecycle, to better protect client data.

Transformation

With IBM® Security AppScan® software, the company's application developers can easily scan code for vulnerabilities as soon as it is logged.

Benefits

Testing applications earlier and more often gives security staff, executives and customers more peace of mind and reduces the cost to fix vulnerabilities by up to 95 times.

Solution Category

  • Security Solutions
  • IBM Cloud
  • Solution Components

    • Services: AppScan Enterprise
    • Services: AppScan Source