A study revealed that most of the security issues occurred at application, access and last but not least authentication level. With the onset of a new era of digital transformation and assessment of threats related to it, security testing has definitely become a critical factor.
As organizations adapt digital in full swing, testing and quality assurance plays a pivotal role. Assurance of flawless system performances in customer experience has now become a mandate. Digital assurance is no more limited to testing applications across SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud); customer experience assurance is equally critical.
Unlike the past where development and testing teams were often huddled in the same room or same office, the present era is seeing an increasingly diverse workforce that often coordinates from geographically dispersed locations.
Exploratory testing definition: Exploratory testing is the approach, to an application’s evaluation, which integrates three things – exploration of the application with design of test scenarios and beginning of the actual testing process.
A published API saves you time and allows you to gain extra functionality but also exposes your application to the risks that are inherent in them. Unless tested, they will put your application too at risk and then there is no use pointing to the API for you would have done a big disfavour to your brand.