Secure Code Reviews Magic or Art? A Simplified Approach to Secure Code Reviews presented at AppSecUSA 2012

by Sherif Koussa,

Tags: Security

Summary : Secure Code Review: Magic or Art? A Simplified Approach to Secure Code Review. Secure code review is one of the best ways to uncover vulnerabilities and reduce risk of online web applications being breached. However, secure code review has always been challenged as being skill and tools intensive. But what if this could be simplified so developers on your team could perform it? What if this could be achieved with minimal impact on deadlines? This presentation will delve into the science and process behind secure code review and will continue to discuss a simplified approach to secure code review: a simplified process to follow, free tools to use and some of the pitfalls to avoid.