Web Application Security: A Broader Perspective

Web Application Security: A Broader Perspective

Security has become an integral part of software development and operations lifecycle. When it comes to web applications, there are well-established patterns and practices to ensure securing the data. Typically most of us consider access control and securing the data at rest and transit for protection. Though these areas are fundamentally important, there are many more things to do to establish overall security of a web application. This article focuses on providing a broader perspective of things, in developing secure software focusing mostly on web applications.