5 Signs Enterprise Software Security Is Improving


Overall Vulnerability Disclosures Fall

Since 2008 overall vulnerability disclosures by major enterprise software vendors has been steadily increasing, according to IBM. The trend saw a decline in 2012, when the percentage of vulnerabilities disclosed by these companies decreased by 26 percent, the company said. It's unclear if it is a one-time occurrence or if more mature, secure software development practices are contributing to the decline, according to Leslie Horacek, the IBM ISS product manager who authored the report.