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Synopsys Software Integrity Group Security Week 2019

During Cybersecurity Awareness Month, the Software Integrity Group hosted Security Week 2019, with presentations, guest speakers, and a capture-the-flag.

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Posted in News & Announcements, Security news and research, Security Training & Awareness

 

Hackers needed to defeat hackers

What are ethical hackers, and why do we need them? Ethical hacking allows you to see how your systems might be breached, but it goes far beyond pen testing.

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Posted in Application Security, Security Training & Awareness

 

Ask the Experts: How can we prevent ransomware attacks?

We asked some experts how to prevent ransomware attacks. They explained how to defend against ransomware attacks, and how to recover if all else fails.

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Posted in Security Training & Awareness, Software Security Program

 

Women in tech: Progress but still not parity

We sat down with some women in tech recently to find out what progress the industry’s made in achieving gender balance—and what it could be doing better.

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Posted in Security Training & Awareness

 

Tips for recruiting top cyber security talent (and mistakes to avoid)

The cyber security job market is hot, and common recruiting mistakes can keep new talent away. Here are some do’s and don’ts for cyber security recruiting.

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Posted in Security Training & Awareness

 

Coding bootcamps need to get real about secure coding practices

Coding bootcamps fill development seats fast—but the trade-off for speed is security. How do you fill the security training gaps in your developers’ education?

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Both consumers and retailers need to up their cyber security to make holidays happy

We’ve got some Black Friday advice for retailers and shoppers who want to keep everyone’s data safe and secure, for a truly happy holiday season.

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Posted in Application Security, Security Training & Awareness

 

Rachel Tobac explains how ‘polite paranoia’ can derail social engineering attacks

Rachel Tobac thinks people are the first line of cyber security defense, not the weakest link. She talks about social engineering attacks and how to be “politely paranoid” with us.

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Want to close the software security skills gap? Tanya Janca says start mentoring!

Tanya Janca believes that those who know should teach those who don’t. She discusses mentoring in the software security industry with us.

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Posted in Security Training & Awareness

 

Lance Spitzner: How to secure the human operating system | NCSAM at Synopsys

It’s everyone’s job to ensure online safety at work. Lance Spitzner, director at SANS Security Awareness, tells us how to secure the human operating system.

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Posted in Security Training & Awareness