INSPEKTRE is an acronym that represents key-principles that help make consumption of ASPM structured.
I - Inventory: Maintain an up-to-date inventory of all applications within the organization's ecosystem to establish a comprehensive understanding of the application landscape.
N - Norms and Standards: Define and enforce security norms and standards to ensure consistent and effective security practices across applications.
S - Security Controls: Implement and maintain robust security controls, such as access controls, encryption, and monitoring systems, to protect applications from potential threats.
P - Posture Assessment: Conduct regular assessments to evaluate the security posture of applications and identify areas for improvement.
E - Education and Training: Provide comprehensive education and training programs to increase awareness of application security best practices among employees and stakeholders.
K - Key Metrics: Define and track key metrics and indicators to measure and monitor the effectiveness of application security posture management efforts.
T - Threat Intelligence: Stay informed about the latest security threats, vulnerabilities, and attack techniques through threat intelligence sources to proactively address emerging risks.
R - Risk Management: Identify and prioritize application-specific risks based on their potential impact and likelihood of occurrence, and implement appropriate risk mitigation strategies.
E - Effective Incident Response: Develop and implement an effective incident response plan to handle security incidents promptly and minimize their impact.