Tag: Automated Security

Shifting Left: The Evolving Role of Automation in DevOps Tools

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One of the greatest challenges currently facing security and development teams is striking a balance between speed and security. Application security testing (AST) tools that leverage automation to produce high-quality results must continue to evolve, in order to help organisations bring these two components together. The goal should be to shift to a true DevSecOps model, by automating vulnerability detection and triage to reduce secure software time-to-market. According to analyst firm…

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3 DevOps skills IT leaders need for the next normal

DevOps Skills needed by IT Leaders

As the triage phase of COVID-19 response ends and the transformation phase begins, individuals and organizations can achieve more by focusing on three areas that DevOps pros know well   Many IT organizations are moving out of the triage and stabilizing phases of their response to the COVID-19 crisis and into the transformation phase. In recent months, organizations had to learn to quickly shift into virtual operations and interactions not only with…

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Why Security And DevOps Must Coexist

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I recently had the pleasure of moderating a lively discussion with security leaders at the SINET Innovation Summit 2019 in New York. The conversation explored one central question: Can security and DevOps coexist? DevOps is a well-adopted practice that fosters an agile relationship between development and IT operations by advocating better communication and collaboration between these two business units. Every organization represented on the panel (including two of the largest…

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Boost application security in DevOps with DevSecOps

DevSecOps Application Security

Software developers have a lot to contend with when it comes to keeping their skill levels current. New features are constantly introduced to integrated development platforms, and programming languages evolve frequently, as do development methodologies, like Waterfall. On top of these moving parts, developers have to deliver projects on time and in the budget, follow security coding best practices and remain compliant with industry regulations. Many developers have adopted DevOps,…

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