Part 6 - Application
Application Hardening: Best practices to apply to the build and release of user space applications, in order to reduce the number of attack surfaces used by potential attackers.
The term of Application (App) has a very wide definition in AGL. Almost anything which is not in the core Operating System (OS) is an Application. Applications can be included in the base software package (image) or can be added at run-time.
Acronyms and Abbreviations
The following table lists the terms utilized within this part of the document.
|Acronyms or Abbreviations||Description|
|3GPP||3rd Generation Partnership Project|
|CASB||Cloud Access Security Broker|
|DAST||Dynamic Application Security Testing|
|DPI||Deep Packet Inspection|
|IDS||Intrusion Detection Systems|
|IPS||Intrusion Prevention Systems|
|IPSec||Internet Protocol Security|
|LSM||Linux Security Module|
|MITM||Man In The Middle|
|OSI||Open Systems Interconnection|
|SATS||Static Application Security Testing|