Micro Focus Enhances Fortify App Security
September 12, 2017
Focus has made significant automation
advancements to the Fortify application
security portfolio that empower developers,
testers and operations teams to implement
security testing and remediation faster. The
updated portfolio delivers better
performance, expansion of language support,
and enhancements to APIs and integrations.
“The frequency and volume of software
development is stretching application
security professionals past their capacity.
To address that challenge, customers require
advanced automation and accuracy at DevOps
speed,” said Jason Schmitt, Vice President,
Product Management for Micro Focus Security
Products. “With Fortify, we are empowering
developers, QA and security teams with the
most flexible and comprehensive solutions
needed to automate secure development.”
Fortify is the only application security
provider that delivers both on-premise and
SaaS-based offerings that enable customers
the flexibility of choice based on their
application security needs. The updated
portfolio is fully integrated into any
DevOps tool chain with enhanced automation
Further, Fortify continues to extend its
partnerships and integrations through the
Fortify Ecosystem and provides GitHub
repository access for easy use and
implementation. New enhancements highlights
Fortify Source Code Analyzer (SCA) and
Software Security Center (SSC):
o Extended language support: Fortify is
proud to announce built-in Scala support
with Lightbend, upgraded PHP support, .Net
Core & MVC and the latest in Java 9.
o Smart View & Tools: Advanced vulnerability
visualization and categorization to quickly
identify high-priority target areas for
remediation. Tool updates to JIRA, TFS,
IntelliJ and the delivery of example
integration packages in GitHub.
• WebInspect: Advanced automation and
integration capabilities for high frequency
dynamic testing of Single Page Applications.
REST API extensibility for automated
incremental dynamic analysis.
• Application Defender: Advanced rules
support and agent management covering an
industry-leading 31 protection categories.
The updated Fortify portfolio is currently
available globally. Click here to learn more
about the Fortify Product Family .