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Micro Focus recognised as a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing

CyberRes, a Micro Focus (LSE: MCRO; NYSE: MFGP) line of business, has announced that it has been recognised as a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing (AST) report. This is the eighth time that Micro Focus has been recognised as a Leader in this report. 

In its evaluation of Micro Focus, Gartner has reviewed several Micro Focus AST products and services within the CyberRes Fortify portfolio, including: Static Code Analyzer (SAST), WebInspect (DAST), Software Security Center, Fortify on Demand (SaaS) and Fortify with Sonatype (SCA). 

Micro Focus believes the company’s Leader position in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for AST validates the major investment by Micro Focus in CyberRes, the company’s security line of business, to support the cyber resilience of organisations during digital transformations. Fortify continues to innovate and adapt to the market needs to help build secure software fast. 

Dylan Thomas, head of Fortify product management for CyberRes, said, “Developing secure software has become an imperative over the past year as organisations have rapidly adopted and embraced new ways of doing business digitally. We appreciate continued recognition of Fortify’s application security leadership as we charge forward in our mission to deliver comprehensive DevSecOps solutions that enable our customers to prioritise action, and manage organisational-wide risk of their applications.” 

Fortify delivers complete solutions for both on-premises and as-a-service offerings that enable customers the flexibility of choice based on their application security needs. This complete portfolio automates testing throughout the CI/CD pipeline so developers can quickly resolve issues and key stakeholders have visibility of their applications security posture. 

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Gartner, Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing, Dale Gardner, Mark Horvath, Dionisio Zumerle, May 27, 2021 

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About CyberRes 

CyberRes is a Micro Focus line of business. We bring the expertise of one of the world’s largest security portfolios to help our customers navigate the changing threat landscape by building both cyber and business resiliency within their teams and organisations. CyberRes is part of a larger set of digital transformation solutions that fight adverse conditions so businesses can continue to run today, keep the lights on, and transform to grow and take advantage of tomorrow’s opportunities. 

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