AppSec Blog: Tag - software

Dealing with security vulnerabilities ... er... bugs

A serious problem in many organizations is that the relationship between security and development is marred by blame, mistrust, evasion and lack of understanding. One result of this is that development teams (and their business sponsors) don't take ownership for understanding and managing software security risks, and often try to ignore vulnerabilities or hide them. … Continue reading Dealing with security vulnerabilities ... er... bugs


The Day the World Will End

With a new movie coming out about how the world will end with the (supposed) end of the Mayan calender in 2012, I figured it would be nice to get a list of software related "end of calender" issues: Dec. 31st 1999, 23:59:59 GMT The famous Y2k issue. We made it... (so far ) … Continue reading The Day the World Will End