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Global CRASH Report from CAST uncovers applications in Financial Services can be exploited to steal confidential information

London, UK, March 9th 2017 – CAST, a leader in software analysis and measurement, announced findings from its latest CRASH Report, the largest objective study of software ‘health factors’ such as Reliability and Security. Health factors indicate the volume and severity of structural software flaws in business applications.

The report, which analysed 1.03 billion lines of code across 1,850 applications submitted by over 329 organisations in 8 different countries, exposes the overall quality of too many mission critical functions across the globe is POOR. Security scores varied widely with some of the highest and worst scores observed for any Health Factor. The lowest security scores of some applications indicate there is a significant amount of unsecured code...

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