The security information gathered from an automated CA Veracode M&A assessment is powerful as it can be used to make more informed decisions including:
- Adjusting target purchase price based on increased security risk in software.
- More accurate IRR projections based on additional expenses associated with remediation effort to improve target company’s software security.
- Better manage integration timeline and/or new product ship dates given estimated time to remediate identified security vulnerabilities.
- Identification of vulnerabilities in open source projects and managing related risks.