How Password Hashing Algorithms Work and Why You Never Ever Write Your Own

How Password Hashing Algorithms Work and Why You Never Ever Write Your Own

Are you fascinated with cryptography? You're not alone: a lot of engineers are. Occasionally, some of them decide to go as far as to write their own custom cryptographic hash functions and use them in real-world applications. While understandably enticing, doing so breaks the number 1 rule of the security ... Read More
Announcing Veracode Security Labs Community Edition

Announcing Veracode Security Labs Community Edition

We recently partnered with Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) to survey software development and security professionals about modern application development and how applications are tested for security. The soon-to-be-announced survey found that 53% of organizations provide security training for developers less than once a year, which is woefully inadequate for the ... Read More