2023 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Application Security Testing

"Gartner defines the application security testing (AST) market as the buyers and sellers of products and services designed to analyze and test applications for security vulnerabilities." The 2023 Magic Quadrant focuses on emerging technologies and approaches, and AST tools that address the new requirements they bring.

Gartner MQ AST 2023

In this report you'll learn...

  • Expanding role of AST in Software Supply Chain Security
  • Benefits of fuzzing and DAST testing
  • Strengths and cautions of all evaluated vendors

Gartner, Magic Quadrant™ for Application Security Testing, 17 May 2023, Mark Horvath, Dale Gardner, Manjunath Bhat, Ravisha Chugh, Angela Zhao. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in our research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. GARTNER is a registered trademark and service mark, and MAGIC QUADRANT is a registered trademark of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and are used herein with permission. All rights reserved.

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