New CWE List of Common Security Weaknesses

Original release date: February 26, 2020

MITRE has released version 4.0 of the community-developed Common Weakness Enumeration (CWE) list. Previous CWE list versions describe common software security weaknesses. With version 4.0, the CWE list expands to include hardware security weaknesses. Additionally, version 4.0 simplifies the presentation of weaknesses into various views and adds a search function to enable easier navigation of the information.

The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) sponsors MITRE’s CWE program, which is a community-based initiative. CISA welcomes new partners to the CWE program. Visit to learn how to get involved.

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Astra – API Automated Security Testing For REST

Astra – API Automated Security Testing For REST

Astra is a Python-based tool for API Automated Security Testing, REST API penetration testing is complex due to continuous changes in existing APIs and newly added APIs.

Astra can be used by security engineers or developers as an integral part of their process, so they can detect and patch vulnerabilities early during development cycle. Astra can automatically detect and test login & logout (Authentication API), so it’s easy for anyone to integrate this into CI/CD pipeline.

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