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10 Ways Automated Scans Avoid Costly Overexposures_CodeScan

10 Ways Automated Scans Avoid Costly Overexposures

Intentional preparation through the use of automated tools like a code quality scanner can help prevent extremely costly and harmful data loss events. Why It Matters: Granting access to critical data by too many team members increases the likelihood of a costly accident, which is still the leading cause of data loss. Overexposure occurs when …

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How a Static Code Analysis Tool Supports Data Privacy

Data privacy is impacted by the environment in which it is stored. Using a static code analysis tool reinforces that environment and supports a successful data privacy strategy. Why It Matters: Any failure to properly protect Salesforce data can result in costly data loss events and falling out of compliance with data protection regulations. Regulated …

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6 Easy-to-Miss Salesforce Code Mistakes

Companies across various industries use Salesforce for marketing, collaboration, sales, and other critical business functions. When developers write codes for Salesforce daily, they may make errors. These mistakes are often hard to detect manually because they require many files to be inspected at once. Standard detection tools that check source file syntax may also miss …

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10 Coding Problems and Their DevSecOps Solutions_CodeScan

10 Coding Problems and Their DevSecOps Solutions

Updated 11/9/22 DevSecOps solutions address common problems so you can deliver consistently high-quality Salesforce code.  Why It Matters: Coding errors lead to bugs in your updates and applications, data security vulnerabilities, and costly production cycles. Sourcing DevSecOps tools that best fit your needs eliminates common issues.  Coding errors become 150 times more expensive to fix in …

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How Salesforce Code Scanning Tools Support Compliance_CodeScan

How Salesforce Code Scanning Tools Support Compliance

Every business has a responsibility to keep the information of their employees and customers safe. This is simply good business practice. However, there are some industries such as healthcare, banking, and insurance that deal with extremely sensitive data. Data security regulations have been established to outline the protections that need to be in place to …

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8 Essential DevSecOps Security Tools

DevSecOps security tools are an essential aspect of properly securing your Salesforce environment and producing applications and updates that support your data security strategy. Why It Matters: Traditionally, security considerations weren’t addressed until the last stages of the development pipeline, but this mindset is outdated. DevSecOps includes data security considerations throughout the dev pipeline from …

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6 Salesforce Coding Best Practices

Adhering to Salesforce coding best practices helps streamline and optimize DevOps pipelines to produce better products at an accelerated pace. Why It Matters: Salesforce coding best practices synergize the efforts of your team with the goal of producing more secure products as efficiently as possible. Best practices are habits and tactics generally regarded as providing the most …

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How Does a Salesforce Code Analysis Tool Work With CI/CD?

DevOps tools are available to assist team members better address the various stages of the development pipeline. Stronger data security, better code, reduced errors—all of it combines to offer stronger applications and updates. But how does a Salesforce code analysis tool work alongside continuous integration and continuous delivery/deployment? These tools are essential aspects of a …

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An Introduction to Salesforce Static Code Analysis

Salesforce static code analysis is an automated DevOps tool that provides real-time visibility into code health. Salesforce DevOps continues to grow in popularity, and this has led to some impressive innovations in tooling. Why It Matters: Even the best developers make mistakes. It’s incredibly costly if one of these mistakes goes unnoticed through production and …

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Is Static Code Analysis a Salesforce Security and Monitoring Tool?

Data security needs to be a top concern for every Salesforce user. Cyberattacks have become even more of a pressing issue over the last few years, leading the White House to issue a statement to all business relating to their data security practices. A Salesforce security and monitoring tool can go a long way toward …

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