We recently saw the first settlement by a company charged under the False Claims Act for failing to meet cyber security standards. Is there more to come?
Many companies are relaxed about reusing software under the Beerware License and similar open source licenses. But not all such licenses are created equal.
The list of regulatory compliance challenges facing companies grows longer every time a new regulation is introduced. But do security regulations even work?
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Safety-critical software powers everything from airplanes to power plants, defib machines, and seatbelts. And quality issues can lead to injury and death.
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What did Apollo 11 teach us about software development? Coding practices have changed since 1969, but the lessons learned from the moon mission still hold.
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Bypassing compliance with MISRA standards is kind of like asking someone to climb the Half Dome without any sort of harness. Choose your path carefully.
The rapid growth of custom and open source applications deployed in businesses worldwide means that all companies have significant software assets. In some industries, agile development and open source software have enabled a technological evolution, to the point of creating new business models. FinTech is one example of an industry established around technologies, delivering automated and self-service financial solutions across platforms.
Organizations that handle European citizens’ data must adhere to “Appropriate Security” in the EU GDPR. The GDPR deadline has passed, but you still have time to address appropriate security at your organization.