Gartner® Report: How Software Engineering Leaders Can Mitigate Software Supply Chain Security Risks

“By 2025, 45% of organizations worldwide will have experienced attacks on their software supply chains, a three-fold increase from 2021.”

Software engineering leaders are at the forefront of digital business innovation. Their focus is not only on software development and delivery - they are also accountable for implementing security practices. Mitigating the risks in the software supply chain is vital, because operational risk is business risk.

This report explores the following security concerns:

  • Compromise of continuous integration / continuous delivery systems
  • Injection of malware into legitimate software
  • Inclusion of vulnerable and malicious dependencies

Download the report now to learn which actions are most effective to secure your software supply chain.

 

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Gartner, How Software Engineering Leaders Can Mitigate Software Supply Chain Security Risks, Manjunath Bhat, Dale Gardner, Mark Horvath, 15 July 2021

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