SOURCE: Code Dx

Code Dx

December 14, 2015 09:37 ET

Code Dx Now Supports Acunetix DAST Tool for Greater Web Application Security

NORTHPORT, NY and LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Dec 14, 2015) - Code Dx, Inc., a provider of a robust suite of fast and affordable tools that help software developers, testers and security analysts find, prioritize and manage software vulnerabilities, today announced the integration of Acunetix Web Vulnerability Scanner to the growing suite of application security testing tools its technology supports.

Through the Code Dx Software Vulnerability Management System, users can access Acunetix scan results in an easy-to-understand visual display. Code Dx combines the results of Acunetix and other dynamic penetration testing tools with the results of static source code analyses and manual code reviews to conduct a hybrid analysis of the combined results. Code Dx consolidates the results into a single set of software vulnerabilities and presents them in a centralized console with an intuitive interface to simplify the prioritization and management of web application vulnerabilities.

"Acunetix offers a leading DAST (Dynamic Application Security Testing) technology, the results of which can now easily be loaded into Code Dx along with your other SAST or manual testing results," said Ken Prole, CTO for Code Dx. "By integrating Acunetix with Code Dx, users will be able to more easily find, prioritize, and manage vulnerabilities and be more confident that their applications are protected from potential security attacks."

"With the growth in cybercrime in recent years, organizations have focused on increasing their network security; however, a high percentage of cyber attacks are resulting from vulnerabilities in web applications," said Chris Martin, General Manager at Acunetix. "By leveraging our robust web vulnerability scanner with Code Dx's powerful software vulnerability management system, organizations will have the necessary toolset to protect their applications from potentially devastating cyber threats." 

Availability:
Code Dx is a low cost and practical first step towards establishing a software assurance program within an organization or enhancing an existing software assurance program. Code Dx Standard Edition Version 2.0 and Code Dx Enterprise Edition Version 2.0 are available worldwide.

Code Dx Free 30-Day Trial:
To download a trial of the Code Dx Standard Edition, please visit: http://codedx.com/download-free-trial or email trial@codedx.com. To arrange for an evaluation copy of the Code Dx Enterprise Edition, please email trial@codedx.com.

About Acunetix

Acunetix is the market leader in automated web application security testing, and is the tool of choice for many Fortune 500 customers. Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner detects and reports on a wide array of web application vulnerabilities. Acunetix Vulnerability Scanner's industry leading crawler fully supports HTML5 and JavaScript and AJAX-heavy websites, allowing auditing of complex, authenticated applications. Acunetix provides the only technology on the market that can automatically detect second-order and out-of-band vulnerabilities and is available both as an online and on premise solution. For more information on Acunetix and to download the trial, visit www.acunetix.com.

About Code Dx
Code Dx, Inc. is a provider of easy and affordable software vulnerability management systems that enable software developers, testers and security analysts to find and manage vulnerabilities in software. The Code Dx solutions integrate the results of multiple static and dynamic Application Security Testing (AST) tools and manual reviews into a consolidated set of results for quick and easy triage, prioritization and remediation. The core technology was partially funded by Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology (DHS S&T) to help secure the nation's software supply chain. For more information, please visit www.codedx.com or contact Code Dx at (631) 759-3993 or via email at Info@CodeDx.com.

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