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Anupam Mehta

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Anupam Mehta is a security consultant at Synopsys. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technology from Vellore Institute of Technology (India) and a Master’s Degree in Security Informatics from Johns Hopkins University. Anupam specializes in web application security. He also works to provide consulting services in secure design, architecture, and deployment of in-house and third-party applications. In his free time, Anupam enjoys spending time with family, writing poetry, cooking, and watching sci-fi, thriller, and action movies and TV shows. He also loves to play racquetball, cricket, lawn tennis, and badminton.


Posts by Anupam Mehta:

 

How to mitigate third-party security risks

Third-party products and services are an integral part of business operations. Organizations depend heavily on optimizing their solutions by reducing costs; thus, bringing about the need for external expertise. Third-party organizations promise timely delivery of products and services, meeting compliance requirements, and optimizing the organization’s overall business performance. Reasons for bringing in a third party […]

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Security risks in mergers and acquisitions

Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) between two companies bring a unique synergy that cannot be obtained by one company alone. Along with synergy, M&A bring a lot of things to the table such as: Product diversification Customer base increase Cost and overhead reduction Quality staff increase Competition reduction One of the aspects rarely discussed during M&A is security as […]

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