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Test and Verification -> Application tests: Security unit tests for important components

Risk and Opportunity

Risk: Vulnerabilities are rising due to code changes.
Opportunity: Usage of unit tests to test important security related features like authentication and authorization.

Exploit details

Usefullness: Medium
Required knowledge: Medium (two disciplines)
Required time: High
Required resources (systems): Low

Additional Information

Implementation hints:
Comments: The integration of module tests takes place during development instead, it highlights vulnerabilities in sub-routines, functions, modules, libraries etc. checked.
OWASP SAMM 1 Mapping: ST2-B
OWASP SAMM 2 Mapping: v-security-testing|B|3
ISO27001:2017 Controls Mapping: