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Test and Verification -> Static depth for infrastructure: Stored Secrets

Risk and Opportunity

Risk: Stored secrets in git history, in container images or directly in code shouldn't exists because they might be read unauthorized.
Opportunity: Test for secrets in code, container images and history

Exploit details

Usefullness: Low
Required knowledge: Low (one discipline)
Required time: Very Low
Required resources (systems): Low

Additional Information

Implementation hints:
OWASP SAMM 2 Mapping: v-security-testing|A|1
ISO27001:2017 Controls Mapping: