Fortify Software Security Research (SSR) is pleased to announce the immediate availability of updates to Fortify Secure Coding Rulepacks (English language, version 2018.3.0), Fortify WebInspect SecureBase (available via SmartUpdate), Fortify Application Defender, and Fortify Premium Content.
The Micro Focus Fortify Software Security Research team translates cutting-edge research into security intelligence that powers the Micro Focus Security Products Portfolio. Highlights in this Release Announcement include:
Micro Focus Fortify Secure Coding Rulepacks [SCA]
With this release, the Fortify Secure Coding Rulepacks detect 788 unique categories of vulnerabilities across 25 programming languages and span over 1,007,000 individual APIs. In summary, the release includes the following:
A policy customized to include checks relevant to DISA STIG 4.7 has been added to the existing list of supported policies in WebInspect SecureBase.
Micro Focus Fortify Application Defender
Fortify Application Defender is a runtime application self-protection (RASP) solution that helps organizations manage and mitigate risk from homegrown or third-party applications. It provides centralized visibility into application use and abuse while protecting from software vulnerability exploits and other violations in real time. For this release, the Micro Focus Fortify Software Security Research team provides the following new rule:
Path Manipulation: Zip Entry Overwrite
Micro Focus Fortify Premium Content
The research team builds, extends, and maintains a variety of resources outside our core security intelligence products.
DISA STIG 4.7 reports
To accompany the new correlations, this release also contains a new report bundle with support for DISA STIG 4.7, which is available for download from the Fortify Customer Support Portal under Premium Content.
Customers looking for the legacy site, with the last supported update, may obtain it from the Micro Focus Fortify Support Portal.
Details are available in the attached release letter along with specific feature requirements. We hope that you continue to find our products helpful and we welcome any feedback. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.