CTO Michael Bargury’s Thoughts on Low-Code Security Featured on Dark Reading
Michael Bargury, Zenity co-founder and CTO, recently published an in-depth piece on Dark Reading, one of the most widely read cybersecurity news sites and online communities for cybersecurity professionals.
Low-code is driving a tectonic shift in IT - can IT and security teams enable the business while also staying secure?
In recent years, we have witnessed a tectonic shift in the way organizations develop and maintain software. As part of this shift, IT operations are quickly getting decentralized. Traditionally, IT and development teams developed, owned, and monitored both internal and external business applications. This legacy approach directly slows down the business side. When a marketing […]
The Microsoft Power Apps Portal Data Leak Revisited: Are You Safe Now?
What happened In late August 2021, a major data leak exposed where 38 million private records through Microsoft’s Power Apps portals, a powerful low-code tool that enables both professional and citizen developers to create external-facing applications. The misconfiguration was discovered by the research team at UpGuard and is now well-known as one of the most severe low-code security incidents […]
The 7 Deadly Sins of Low-Code Security and How to Avoid Them
If you’ve followed our last two blog posts, you should already be familiar with the reasons why organizations that are undergoing digital transformation are turning to low-code development. Here at Zenity, we are avid supporters of low-code development, and share the common belief that within a few years, many business applications will be developed using […]
Raising Security Awareness Among Citizen Developers Citizen developers are now producing the types of applications once reserved for professional programmers. By using the low-code/no-code capabilities found in low-code application development platforms (LCAP), business workflow automation or RPA, they can bypass drawn-out development processes and reap the benefits of speed and efficiency. Perhaps even more significant […]
Low-Code for Dummies - An Overview of Low-Code Through Examples
Preface While the mission statement of the Zenity Low-Code Security Blog is to help organizations adopt low-code platforms securely and with confidence, we often find ourselves explaining basic low-code concepts and principles - mostly to those who are not familiar with the day-to-day low-code development process. Since our blog will cover many critical topics related […]
Hackers Abuse Low-Code Platforms And Turn Them Against Their Owners
Low-code development platforms open the way for greater independence and efficiency for business users. Unfortunately, they sometimes also open the way for attackers, as a result of poor low-code security practices, especially as low-code application security tries to catch up with traditional application security. Last year, Microsoft’s Detection and Response Team (DART) published the timeline […]
Low-code application development provides a solution for a wide range of business needs, from business applications through process automation and integrations. Low-code platforms are becoming a key technology behind the ongoing digital transformation trend, and as such, adoption of low-code platforms is soaring. However, low-code is as much a revolution as it is an exciting […]