Why Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Must Evolve for Modern Applications

Why Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Must Evolve for Modern Applications

The Economist effectively argues that “Data is the new Oil”. Most companies collect data that is important to their very survival and key to their competitive advantage. Losing this data has wide-ranging implications ranging from losing trust with customers, financial impact to the company, severe penalties by regulatory bodies, and ... Read More
The ShiftLeft Vision

The ShiftLeft Vision

Software EvolutionSoftware is the engine of innovation across several industries, including many that have until recently remained untouched by software. The ability to rapidly develop software and host it in elastic and easy-to-provision public cloud instances without significant capital outlay allows us to write ever more software. And very much ... Read More
ShiftLeft in 2017 and Beyond

ShiftLeft in 2017 and Beyond

We have made amazing progress at ShiftLeft this year, and we’re poised for even more success in 2018.When we launched ShiftLeft, we wanted to build and deliver a great security product. We had a vision of the future of security, and we couldn’t wait to share it with the world.Of ... Read More
The Case of Disappearing Vulnerabilities

The Case of Disappearing Vulnerabilities

This blog is inspired by a recent customer conversation that went like this:Customer: We are moving our software to AWS lambda.ShiftLeft: How are you thinking about security?Customer: We have been using a WAF for our on-prem installation. We use a vulnerability scanner like Nessus and its findings to inform WAF ... Read More
Building Something Great

Building Something Great

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When we started ShiftLeft, naturally we were focused on building a great product. But it wasn’t about just the technology — we also wanted to build a great company that would do good things, employ great people, and be around for a long time. We had a vision for our platform and ... Read More
The Story behind ShiftLeft

The Story behind ShiftLeft

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Copyright: raywoo / 123RF Stock PhotoOver the years, I have witnessed the issues that customers face when attempting to secure their systems. Most of them encounter challenges because there are just too many threats (viruses, worms, malware, etc.) to protect themselves against and these threats are growing at a rapid ... Read More