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Help Net Security: Secure Development: A Polarised Response

Jun 09, 2004, 09:15 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jane Frankland)

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"Thankfully these days' assessing the security of an application prior to implementation is a normal process for most organisations. Organisations accept the view that the earlier in the implementation cycle that security issues are identified, the greater the return on investment (ROI). However with such a mature attitude to implementation, it is hard to understand why organisations are not applying the same principals to the software development cycle as a whole. In fact currently there are only a limited few that are following best practice recommendations in regard to secure development and reaping the financial rewards that increased development controls bring..."

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