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3/23/2017
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7 Steps to Transforming Yourself into a DevSecOps Rockstar

Security practitioners at one education software firm offer lessons learned from merging DevOps with security.
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Eliminate Points of Friction
 
Nearly six in 10 IT professionals believe that security is an inhibitor to DevOps agility. That's a problem for the business, which is increasingly depending on said agility to compete in the app economy.
 
'Our job is to minimize risk, not enforce our tunnel vision throughout an organization in order to make Information Security the center of the universe,' Chubirka says. 
 
She explains that security leaders that want to transition to DevSecOps will need to let go of manual gating processes that require lots of human interaction and introduce a ton of friction to the flow of business. 

'It brings business to a grinding halt,' she says. 'It doesn't work and doesn't help an organization's overall security profile.'

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Eliminate Points of Friction

Nearly six in 10 IT professionals believe that security is an inhibitor to DevOps agility. That's a problem for the business, which is increasingly depending on said agility to compete in the app economy.

"Our job is to minimize risk, not enforce our tunnel vision throughout an organization in order to make Information Security the center of the universe," Chubirka says.

She explains that security leaders that want to transition to DevSecOps will need to let go of manual gating processes that require lots of human interaction and introduce a ton of friction to the flow of business.

"It brings business to a grinding halt," she says. "It doesn't work and doesn't help an organization's overall security profile."

Image Source: Adobe Stock

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Thanks for this its getting me on my way to being a star pen tester!!!
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7/25/2017 | 8:10:02 AM
Fabulous article
This should be required reading for every aspiring DevOps student. The last slide sums it up: use common sense.
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