By Bruce Schneier, March 27, 2013
Should companies spend money on security awareness training for their employees? It’s a contentious topic, with respected experts on both sides of the debate. I personally believe that training users in security is generally a waste of time, and that the money can be spent better elsewhere. Moreover, I believe that our industry’s focus on training serves to obscure greater failings in security design.
By Dan Kornell, March 18, 2013
One of the things I do is answer questions as an “expert” for the web site SearchSoftwareQuality.com and they recently posted an answer I gave to a question about how to get developers and quality assurance folks to do security testing. You can see my blog post about this here as well as the original question and answer here. After I posted this online, Aaron Weaver on Twitter asked a great question: “What else beside management buy-in?”
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