Procurement language in software. The concept of holding someone contractually liable for the statements they make.
Until recently, there has not been real pressure to have supply chain software vendors attest to the validity of their wares.
It’s been two years since a critical vulnerability, CVE-2014-0160 better known as Heartbleed, was first disclosed.
Today the average new car has more lines of software code than has the Hubble Space Telescope, a Boeing 787 Dreamliner, and all the source code on your favorite social media app, Facebook, combined.
Standards are, without a doubt, important in any industry. Swipe your credit card at the cash register, and behind scenes there’s PCI-DSS safeguarding how the credit card information is processed and stored.