Synopsys to Deliver Keynote Presentation at AppSec USA 2017 in Orlando, Florida

ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) today announced that John Steven, senior director at the Synopsys Software Integrity Group, will deliver a keynote at AppSec USA 2017 in Orlando, Florida on September 21. AppSec USA, the Open Web Application Security Project's (OWASP's) 14th annual security conference, brings together application security experts to share cutting-edge initiatives and technological advancements. The keynote, presented by Steven and security author/educator Jim Manico, will explore the evolution of vulnerability discovery tools, and the impact these tools and the OWASP Top 10 have had on each other. 

John Steven, Synopsys Senior Director, AppSec USA Keynote (Coronado L)

What: Keynote Session – Make the OWASP Top 10 Great Again

Topic: The presentation will explore a large set of vulnerability discovery testing data, highlighting what popular application security testing (AST) tools and techniques find in practice and what practitioners and vendors can do better to improve the focus and effectiveness of their vulnerability discovery capabilities.

When: Thursday, September 21

Time: 9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m. ET

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Visit Synopsys at AppSec USA – Booth S6

Join Synopsys' Software Integrity Group at Booth S6 at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando, Florida from September 20-21, 2017, to learn about the solutions and services that enable organizations to detect and remediate defects, vulnerabilities, and compliance issues throughout the software development lifecycle (SDLC). For more details on the conference, visit

About the Synopsys Software Integrity Platform

Synopsys offers the most comprehensive solution for building integrity —security and quality— into the software development lifecycle and supply chain. The Software Integrity Platform unites leading testing technologies, automated analysis, and experts to create a robust portfolio of products and services. This portfolio enables companies to develop personalized programs for detecting and remediating defects and vulnerabilities early in the development process, minimizing risk and maximizing productivity. Synopsys, a recognized leader in application security testing (AST), is uniquely positioned to adapt and apply best practices to new technologies and trends such as IoT, DevOps, CI/CD, and the Cloud. For more information, go to

About Synopsys

Synopsys, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNPS) is the Silicon to Software partner for innovative companies developing the electronic products and software applications we rely on every day. As the world's 15th largest software company, Synopsys has a long history of being a global leader in electronic design automation (EDA) and semiconductor IP and is also growing its leadership in software security and quality solutions. Whether you're a system-on-chip (SoC) designer creating advanced semiconductors, or a software developer writing applications that require the highest security and quality, Synopsys has the solutions needed to deliver innovative, high-quality, secure products. Learn more at

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