Application security is a big issue, but many companies are making common mistakes when it comes to ensuring that applications are secure, and some of those are based on false assumptions and the failure to take into account changes in the environment where the app is installed (even if the app itself hasn’t changed). A recently released report from Veracode showed that a large percentage of various applications being used by public companies have application weaknesses that can be exploited by hackers. Read more here:
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Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.