Dynamic Application Security Testing enables organisations to better understand how their web applications behave and detect risks early in the software development lifecycle. This method offers two advantages: it saves businesses time and money by correcting weaknesses and protecting them from malicious assaults. When a hacker successfully mounts a web application attack, the security team is usually unaware for a lengthy period of time. This loophole allows hackers to steal sensitive company information and customer data invisibly.
solutions increase the likelihood of such assaults being discovered. It investigates runtime problems that static analysis solutions miss, such as authentication issues, server configuration failures, and flaws. Furthermore, DAST solutions are technology-agnostic, interacting with external applications via HTTP and HTML interfaces.