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Open-Source Webinar | 5 Habits to Avoid Security Flaws in Open-Source Software

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Date and Time

July 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT

Event Category

Web Conference

Organizer

ISSA

Contact

Lisa O'Connell

Overview

The reliance of development teams on open-source components is undeniable. It helps organizations get their software solutions to market sooner and free their engineers to focus on building intellectual property instead of “plumbing”.

Open-source projects are also an attack vector when bad actors compromise the open-source by injecting malware or developers unknowingly include releases with exploitable vulnerabilities.

Join Dave Roche, Director of Software Trust at DigiCert, as he shares the 5 best habits for securing your software supply chain from vulnerable or malicious open-source code. Gain valuable insights into:

  • Novel software supply chain attacks
  • Getting visibility of the components in your software
  • Spotting and prioritizing vulnerabilities
  • Taming code signing without hampering innovation

Moderator

Speaker/s

Dave Roche – Director, Software Trust, DigiCert

Dave Roche is the Director of Software Trust for DigiCert. Dave has been with the company since 2011 and joined DigiCert as part of the Symantec Website Security acquisition in 2015. Dave has 7 years’ experience leading product innovation efforts related to software security and code-signing solutions. Dave has certification in CISSP since 2017 and is based in Ireland.

See Dave Roche‘s full profile.

ISSA Webinars and Conference series cover all the continuing education credits to maintain your cyber security certifications. (CPEs, CEUs, ECE, etc). Each hour is equal to one continuing education credit. Certificates of completion are available upon request after completion. For instructions, click here.

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