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The DZone Guide to Application Security addresses modern software vulnerabilities and describes strategies that developers can use to build more secure applications. It covers common security flaws, OWASP tools and guidelines, and general methods for coding securely.

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Table of Contents

2
Letter From the Editor
3
Executive Summary
4
Key Research Findings
6
Ten Steps To Securing Your Software
9
Diving Deeper Into The Application Security Ecosystem
10
The Developer's Security Toolchain
14
Introducing Security Flaws At Agile Speed
18
Attacking The Client
20
Learn To Hack Your Own Code
22
Application Security Executive Insights
24
The Secure Application Checklist
25
Solutions Directory
29
Glossary
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