SECURITY TESTING is a type of Software Testing that uncovers vulnerabilities, threats, risks in a software application and prevents cyberattacks A purpose of Security Tests is to identify all possible loopholes and weaknesses of the software system. As a general rule, security testing should be done right before a deployment of a system, network, application or solution. It is ideal to test any software before is put into production. As cyber threats evolve rapidly, security testing should be performed on a regular basis to ensure system's resistance to newly discovered cyber threats.
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