Recap: Black Hat USA 2021

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Black Hat USA 2021 kicked off this week and we enjoyed the show! In addition to hosting a Cards and Coding virtual casino night to discuss the future of cybersecurity (and give away some prizes), we held a Lunch & Learn with Wallace Dalrymple, CISO of Emerging Markets at Advantasure. In ... Read More

Champion Spotlight: Hans Dam

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​ This interview was cross-posted from the Veracode Community. With his third consecutive championship in the Secure Coding Challenge – the monthly coding competition in the Veracode Community – Hans Dam is the first in the community to clinch the title of Secure Code Champion. We spoke with him about his experience in the coding competitions and his career growth from a software developer to a DevSecOps manager.   As DevSecOps manager currently working ... Read More

Veracode CEO Sam King Named a Winner in the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® New England Award

For the past 35 years, EY’s Entrepreneur Of The Year® program has honored leaders from around the world who continue to make positive impacts within their industries. We’re thrilled to share that, this year, Veracode’s CEO Sam King has been named a winner in the Entrepreneur Of The Year® New ... Read More

Key Takeaways for Developers From SOSS v11: Open Source Edition

Our latest State of Software Security: Open Source Edition report just dropped, and developers will want to take note of the findings. After studying 13 million scans of over 86,000 repositories, the report sheds light on the state of security around open source libraries – and what you can do ... Read More

Speed or Security? Don’t Compromise

“Speed is the new currency of business.” Chairman and CEO of Salesforce Marc R. Benioff’s words are especially potent today as many organizations small and large look for ways to speed up production during their shifts to digital.     In software development, speed is a critical factor. Everything from shifting priorities ... Read More
Meeting the Security Needs of Modern Developers

Meeting the Security Needs of Modern Developers

Technological innovation doesn???t slow down when it comes to software,ツ?but neither do cyberattacks. The rapid pace of modern programming brings the need for agilityツ?andツ?security that can scale and improve to meet business needs. Organizations that want to keep up with innovation while staying secure need more than just capable tools ... Read More
Are You Targeting These Risky Red Zone Vulnerabilities?

Are You Targeting These Risky Red Zone Vulnerabilities?

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Modern software development is full of security risk. Factors like lingering security debt, insecure open source libraries, and irregular scanning cadences can all impact how many flaws dawdle in your code, leading to higher rates of dangerous bugs in susceptible and popular languages. For example, we know from State of ... Read More
Reporting Live From Collision Conference 2021: Part Two!

Reporting Live From Collision Conference 2021: Part Two!

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If you caught part one of our recap series on this year???s Collision conference, you know we covered a roundtable talk hosted by Veracode???s own Chris Wysopal. The talk focused on the risks of AI and machine learning, delving into discussions of how to manage the security aspects of these ... Read More
Reporting Live From Collision Conference 2021: Part One!

Reporting Live From Collision Conference 2021: Part One!

This week, Collision (virtually) kicked off its annual conference, bringing together creatives, builders, influencers, innovators, and other great minds to cover some of the hottest topics in business and technology. Known as ???America???s fastest-growing tech conference,??? this year Collision featured over 450 speakers with more than 100 hours of content ... Read More
The Biggest Breaches and Data Leaks of 2020

The Biggest Breaches and Data Leaks of 2020

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Year after year, cyberattackers cause unnecessary stress for organizations, disrupting innovation and impacting profit. 2020 was no different ??? last year brought a bevy of damaging breaches that cost organizations precious money and time they couldn???t get back. ツ? Ranging from thousands to billions of records exposed, breaches big and ... Read More