SANS 2018 Secure DevOps: Fact or Fiction?
Learn the importance of meshing and automating security into DevOps pipelines to slash application vulnerabilities and misconfigurations
DevOps, a collaborative process in which developers and IT ops build and deploy code iteratively and quickly, has become wildly popular. But its undeniable benefits and its key role in driving digital transformation are all for naught if security is left out of the equation.
In this white paper, SANS Institute and Qualys take a deep dive into how security fits into DevOps, looking at where the security risks lie, how they’re managed, and what elements make up a successful "Secure DevOps" program.
The white paper, authored by SANS analysts Jim Bird and Barbara Filkins, and Qualys’ Director of Product Management Hari Srinivasan, reveals insightful findings from a survey of enterprise security pros, and will help you understand:
- DevOps' current landscape
- The importance of engaging security in DevOps
- Ways to make secure DevOps programs effective
- Proper use of metrics to improve security