5 Obamacare Website Failures That Could Have Been Avoided

Organizations that roll out applications with strong security generally have leadership at the top that drives the software security program, according to the BSIMM study. A leader helps promote privacy and over time establish a culture of security throughout the organization with a sustained user-awareness training program. A senior executive directly in charge of software security solves two common management issues, accountability and empowerment, according to the BSIMM study. Grassroots approaches have a poor track record, and leadership originating from the networking team often fails to work well with development teams.

Get a roundup of CRN's security coverage right to your inbox with the Security Advisor newsletter.