DevSecOps involves creating a ‘Security as Code’ culture with ongoing, flexible collaboration between release engineers and security teams with the aim of bridging traditional gaps between IT and security while ensuring fast, safe delivery of code. In this era where online presence is paramount and a source that makes trading convenient and easy where personal data can be controlled on internet platforms, it is important to be security conscious. With the pros of online services, there are also the cons and this include cyber threats which explores business vulnerability to breach data and security therefore causing possible harm. With that said, it is important to make everyone in the software development life cycle responsible for security to prevent possible threats in the company.
DevSecOps is more about changing IT culture and people’s mindsets when it comes to security measured online and there are various tools to support the development, in this article we will discuss only the top 5 tools to use in 2018.
1. Data management
This is an important tool for everyone who needs security, it helps you to manage the data you share and enables you search, improve and create useful information for data which can be generated. It may not be able to store all your data but it is a vital tool that can help you backup your operation.
2. Threat detection and response
This tool helps you correlate threat indications from firewalls or host sensors then respond to them immediately by resolving the issue with a cleanup as well as update your drive. In the process, it can scan your device to identify possible threats and check the performance and speed.
3. Lifecycle management
In large firms, top management make decisions and share it with other staffs in the enterprise for everyone to be aligned with the strategy and in the process of sharing data, public or private information’s can be distributed which can be confidential. To avoid the risk of getting those information’s to the wrong party the company needs to use an enterprise lifecycle management tool that can provide visibility, backlogs and an insight into the integration server to guarantee an end-to-end compliance with security, privacy and other regulatory requirements.
4. Security unit testing
Security Unit Testing tools help you scan for application security flaws in real time while developers help your business achieve its goals. As much as you can use a tool, you also need a developer to help you test early and development lifecycle to integrate into the existing development toolchain for your e-commerce web design. You also need a Magento support if you are not a developer, to help you with your service, performance update and the maintenance of your ecommerce business.
This tool automatically analyzes any information a user provides to check for any potential threat based on accurate threat intelligence. This tool also provides the mitigating security requirements and test cases to ensure security implementation.