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How to align security and development teams

Posted in Security Management on Oct 16, 2017

If collaboration between the security and development teams is ineffective, serious vulnerabilities will still make it into your organisation’s finished applications.

Do staff need to be trained in social media security

Posted in Security Awareness, Data Security Basics on Oct 09, 2017

Should their staff be trained in social media security? Or does it pose minimal risk?

Poor software release management creates security nightmares

Posted in Security Management, Strategy on Oct 02, 2017

There are myriad factors that can influence when new software and software updates are released. Often, release schedules are determined in response to software-hungry consumers, competitor strategies, or the increasing pace of hardware development.

Improve the AppSec Risk Management Process

Posted in Security Management on Sep 25, 2017

A structured risk management process is necessary to join up security activity across your organisation. Here are 4 ways to improve your organisation’s AppSec risk management process.

How to Secure the 7 Stages of the SDLC

Posted in Implementing Security, Software Development on Sep 18, 2017

Security best practices can be the first thing to slip when your developer team is up against tight deadlines.

How to Secure Your Company's Sensitive Data

Posted in Data Security, Security Management on Sep 11, 2017

In order to protect that information, and ensure that it never enters the public domain, it’s essential to take steps to secure your company's sensitive data.

How to Decide Which Software Vulnerabilities to Fix First

Posted in Security Management, Strategy on Sep 04, 2017

Software applications are susceptible to a diverse array of vulnerabilities, each posing a unique set of problems, it can be difficult for development teams to decide on the right course of action.

Organisation-Wide Application Security Buy-In

Posted in Security Awareness, Security Management on Aug 28, 2017

3 Steps to Organisation-Wide Application Security Buy-In. Application security affects everyone in your organisation.

How to Improve Your Security Awareness in 30 Days

Posted in Security Awareness on Aug 21, 2017

When it comes to securing your organisation's data, your employees are your first (and most valuable) line of defence.

Creating an Information Security Policy

Posted in Security Management, Strategy on Aug 15, 2017

Creating an information security policy is an essential part of rolling-out a security program. Unfortunately, creating a clear, comprehensive and actionable policy can be a serious struggle, especially for larger organisations.