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The Lost Year: The Impact of the Pandemic on Web App Security – Ryan Bergquist – BSW #216

May 10, 2021

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The shift away from web application security, caused by the pandemic and the focus on remote workforces, resulted in an increased number of web vulnerabilities, as shown in the latest Acunetix by Invicti Web Application Vulnerability Report. In this segment, Ryan will discuss the main results, the trends that might have caused them, and advise how you can protect your organization against vulnerabillties that can negatively impact your business.

Segment Resources:
The Invicti AppSec Indicator, Spring 2021 Edition: Acunetix Web Vulnerability Report
https://www.acunetix.com/white-papers/acunetix-web-application-vulnerability-report-2021/

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Full Episode Show Notes

The Lost Year: The Impact of the Pandemic on Web App Security

Guests

Ryan Bergquist

Ryan Bergquist - Enterprise Solutions Engineer at Invicti Security

Part of the Solutions Engineering Team at Invicti Security, Ryan graduated in Information Systems and Security as well as Computer Forensics and Security. Ryan has been working in the Cyber Security industry for 4 years through various roles in Security Engineering and Product Management. He is passionate about Cyber Security and technology in general.

Hosts

Adrian Sanabria

Adrian Sanabria - Senior Research Engineer at CyberRisk Alliance

@sawaba

Adrian is an outspoken researcher that doesn't shy away from uncomfortable truths. He loves to write about the security industry, tell stories, and still sees the glass as half full.

Matt Alderman

Matt Alderman - Executive Director at CyberRisk Alliance

@maldermania

Strategic Advisor at Automox, security consultant, and wizard of entrepreneurship.

Paul Asadoorian

Paul Asadoorian - Founder at Security Weekly

@securityweekly

Paul Asadoorian is the founder of Security Weekly, which was acquired by CyberRisk Alliance. Paul spent time “in the trenches” implementing security programs for a lottery company and then a large university. Paul is offensive, having spent several years as a penetration tester. As Product Evangelist for Tenable Network Security, Paul built a library of materials on the topic of vulnerability management. When not hacking together embedded systems (or just plain hacking them) or coding silly projects in Python, Paul can be found researching his next set of headphones.

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