Here, manufacturing scored the worst, with four times the flaw density of the next-highest vertical, technology.
"Manufacturing is skewed by the older code base," he said.
This is the fifth year that Veracode has produced this report, but the first year in which the report was organized by industry vertical, so historical trend data isn't yet available.
However, the overall trend is that things are slowly getting better, said Wysopal. "But not dramatically."
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