Contrast Assess is an application security testing tool that combines Static (SAST), Dynamic (DAST), and Interactive Application Security Testing (IAST) approaches, to provide highly accurate and continuous information on security vulnerabilities in your applications.

Once you instrument your application and enable Assess, Contrast offers you:

You can set these two policies to customize Assess for your particular needs:

  • Assess rules that can detect specific types of vulnerabilities

  • Security controls that are methods in your code that make sure data is safe to use