Shift Left – how to improve security in your developers’ code – do it earlier

There was a pretty simple premise behind last week’s Shift Left conference, organised by Checkmarx at the Bulgari hotel in Knightsbridge.  If you look at the software development cycle, it typically starts with the setting of requirements, design, build, test, deploy and maintain.  All too often security considerations don’t get a look in until after testing and just before deployment.  But the further to the left on that process that you engage in security, the greater the impact, because later design changes are more complex and difficult to make, more costly, and more time consuming – even if they are still possible.  And a recall of deployed systems is the most costly of all.   Continue reading here.

About the Author

About the Author

Never miss an update. Subscribe today!

By submitting my information to Checkmarx, I hereby consent to the terms and conditions found in the Checkmarx Privacy Policy and to
the processing of my personal data as described therein. By clicking submit below, you consent to allow Checkmarx
to store and process the personal information submitted above to provide you the content requested.
Skip to content