TechValidate Research on Secure Code Warrior®

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Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Two out of three customers have seen 11%-30% reduction of common vulnerabilities.

As a result of using Secure Code Warrior, 67% of surveyed organisations reduced/eliminated between 11%-30% of common code vulnerabilities that were present in their code.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Comparison – ‘Unstructured independent study outside of work’

83% of surveyed customers who previously utilised ‘Unstructured independent study outside of work’ agree that the Secure Code Warrior® learning platform was ‘Better’ training solution compared to the solution they were using before.

83%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Comparison – ‘Training conducted in house by resident developers’

82% of surveyed customers who previously conducted ‘Training conducted in house by resident developers’ said that the Secure Code Warrior® learning platform was ‘Better’ compared to the training solution they were using before.

82%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Comparison – Face-to-face classes/training sessions

79% of surveyed customers who previous used ‘Face-to-face classes/training sessions’ agree that the Secure Code Warrior® learning platform was Better, compared to the solution they were using before.

79%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Compared to other ‘Generic computer based training’ or ‘Interactive Developer focussed Training’

85% of surveyed organizations that previously used ‘Generic computer based training solutions(LinkedIn Learning/Pluralsight/Udemy)’, OR ‘Interactive developer focussed training solutions (HackEDU/ Checkmarx Codebashing)’ agree that the Secure Code Warrior® learning platform was a ‘Better’ training solution compared to the solution they were using before.

85%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Providing relevant, hands-on, and engaging developer-centric training.

86% of surveyed AppSec Managers, CISOs, and Executive/VPs agree that the Secure Code Warrior® learning platform delivers relevant, hands-on, and engaging developer-centric training.

86%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Continuous developer training – extremely important to cyber security programs.

71% of surveyed AppSec Managers, CISOs, and Executive/VPs would rank continuous developer training as extremely important to their cyber security program.

71%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Review

Engaging form of secure code training

4/5 Stars

How our organization uses Secure Code Warrior®:

Mostly for tournaments, trying to leverage courses for annual secure code training. Some devs have explored the platform and tried out various parts.

Would you recommend Secure Code Warrior®?

Yes, because it is the most engaging form of secure code training I have come across.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Review

4/5 Stars

How our organization uses Secure Code Warrior®:

All our devs are enrolled and their is mandatory training required to report to the parent company

Would you recommend Secure Code Warrior®?

Yes – It’s a great learning platform

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Review

Keep developers engaged and actively thinking about security and code quality.

5/5 Stars

How our organization uses Secure Code Warrior®:

We use Secure Code Warrior® as our educational platform for developers to learn secure coding.

Would you recommend Secure Code Warrior®?

I would recommend Secure Code Warrior® as it is a fun tool and helps to keep developers engaged and actively thinking about security and code quality.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Review

Fun interactive platform

4.5/5 Stars

How our organization uses Secure Code Warrior®:

We give our developers free rein on the platform to learn and have an SCW integrated certificate program where the developers can obtain a bronze, silver, or gold certification. We also run an annual tournament to keep it fun too! We’ve just introduced courses for our PCI-compliant teams.

Would you recommend Secure Code Warrior®?

It’s a fun interactive platform that allows the developers to find secure solutions in their coding language of choice.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Reducing the time it takes to remediate vulnerable code by 11-25%.

88% of surveyed customers confirmed that as a result of using Secure Code Warrior®, their business has been able to reduce the amount of time it takes to fix or remediate vulnerable code by 11-25%.

88%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Reducing the time it takes to remediate vulnerable code by 26-50%.

1 in 2 of AppSec decision-makers (AppSec Managers, CISOs, and Managers) confirm that after using Secure Code Warrior® their company has been able to reduce the amount of time it takes to fix or remediate vulnerable code by 26-50%.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Helping improve cross-functional collaboration.

2 out of 5 AppSec Managers, and CISOs, agree that with Secure Code Warrior® they have seen an improvement in collaboration between developers and application security teams.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Helping developers be more proactive with application security.

1 in 4 of surveyed AppSec Manager, CISO, Executive/VP, and Manager roles agree that the Secure Code Warrior® platform has helped their developers be more proactive when identifying hidden security issues in new and legacy code.

27%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Developers are more confident in their secure coding skills.

43% of surveyed customers would agree that as a result of using the Secure Code Warrior® platform their developers are significantly more confident in their secure coding skills.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Helping businesses meet yearly compliance requirements.

40% of surveyed application security decision makers (AppSec Managers, CISOs, Executive/VPs, and Managers) would agree that with the help of the Secure Code Warrior® platform, their business has been able to meet yearly compliance requirements.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

A noticeable impact on the vulnerability density in software.

1 in 2 (57%) of AppSec Managers, CISOs, and executives say that the Secure Code Warrior® platform has made a ‘noticeable impact’ in reducing the vulnerability density in lines of code in the software their company produces (to their best estimate).

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Making an impact to reducing vulnerability density in the customers’ software.

100% of surveyed application security decision makers say that the Secure Code Warrior® Learning Platform has made an impact to reducing vulnerability density in lines of code in their software.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Framework-specific content – helping developers apply training to secure their code base.

94% of surveyed customer say that framework-specific content plays an essential and impactful role in helping their developers apply their training to secure their code base.

94%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Secure Code Warrior® learning platform is a better alternative to competitor offerings.

100% of surveyed AppSec Managers said that the Secure Code Warrior® learning platform was ‘BETTER’ than the solution they were using before.

100%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Statistic

Competitor alternatives struggle to help organizations embrace a preventative, start left approach.

100% of customers who previously used competitive ‘Interactive developer focussed training offerings’, stated that these solutions DID NOT help their business embrace a preventative, start left approach.

100%

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Security Tester at a Fortune 500 automotive & transport company would be very likely to recommend Secure Code Warrior® for this reason:

Content is amazing. Our Customer Success Manager is engaging and pleasant to work with

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Satisfaction Rating

An Analyst at a medium enterprise computer software company would be very likely to recommend Secure Code Warrior® for this reason:

Quick and easy to setup and use, great service from Code Warrior team.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Manager at a medium enterprise energy & utilities company would be very likely to recommend Secure Code Warrior® for this reason:

Great service and useful learning tool.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Satisfaction Rating

A Manager at a large enterprise financial services company would be very likely to recommend Secure Code Warrior® for this reason:

Very good content. Lots of good functionalities for managers.

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Testimonial

Better security knowledge in DevOps teams.

Security Tester, Global 500 Insurance Company

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Testimonial

Efficient training at scale.

Manager, Medium Enterprise Insurance Company

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Testimonial

Preventive measure to reduce vulnerabilities.

Tobias Berka, Manager, Eurofunk Kappacher

Secure Code Warrior® Customer Testimonial

The ability to identify risks during development to reduce security debt.

Analyst, Global 500 Metals & Mining Company




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