ThreatModeler

Quantifying Compensating Controls with ThreatModeler

Compensating controls are cyber security mechanisms put in place to satisfy specific security compliance standards for regulatory purposes[i] or to meet a manufacturer’s guidelines.[ii] Such controls are not intended to be less stringent. Rather, the controls must – at a … Read More

Make Threat Intelligence Actionable

Today’s enterprises receive a myriad of new threat intelligence from multiple feeds and sources. Most organizations highly value such threat intelligence as essential to a strong security posture and fulfilling their security mission. It can be challenging, however, to make … Read More

Helping Boards Understand Cybersecurity

According to recent Harvard research, cybersecurity is one of the greatest challenges corporate boards face, and yet it is the area in which they consider themselves least prepared to manage.[i] However, Cybersecurity is a significant and growing issue for enterprises. … Read More

Comparing ThreatModeler to Microsoft Threat Modeling Tool (TMT)

Recently, several requests have been made by members of the security community asking that MyAppSecurity provide a comparison between our product offering, ThreatModeler, the industry’s first automated, collaborative, scalable, and repeatable threat modeling solution, and Microsoft’s TMT, Microsoft threat modeling … Read More

5 Characteristics of a Successful Threat Modeling Practice

Our past blog posts have covered why organizations need to implement threat modeling and make it an ongoing process, versus treating it as a one-time exercise, and also how IT executives, along with other key stakeholders, benefit from a scalable … Read More

4 Key Reasons Why CISOs Need Threat Modeling

A recent article by CSO magazine highlights key findings from CISOs (Chief Information Security Officers) on how threat modeling helps eliminate blind spots and more complex threat scenarios in their application risk profile. It also provided detail as to how … Read More