Cybersecurity industry analysis: Another recurring vulnerability we must correct
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Pieter Danhieux, Chairman and CEO, Secure Code Warrior
I have spent my career finding, fixing, discussing, and breaking down software vulnerabilities, one way or another. I know that when it comes to some common security bugs, despite being in our orbit since the 90s, they continue to plague our software and cause major problems, even though the (often simple) fix has been known for almost the same length of time. It truly feels like Groundhog Day, where we as an industry seem to do the same thing over and over and expect a different result.
There’s another little problem, however. We’re not getting realistic advice, nor the fastest solutions, to combat...