The Balancing Act by Security Compass
Lynn Robert Carter & Altaz Valani - Building Proactive Security Through Training

Lynn Robert Carter & Altaz Valani - Building Proactive Security Through Training

August 21, 2020

Today we are joined by Altaz Valani from Security Compass and Lynn Carter, Consultant and former Professor at Carnegie Mellon University, to talk about the importance of clearly identifying security training objectives. In this podcast, we will delve into why it is important to build long-term behavioral changes into your program vision for sustainable security training. A thoughtful approach to training can help bridge the gap between business and security teams.

Malu Septien Milan & Altaz Valani - Drive Business Value through Balanced Development Automation

Malu Septien Milan & Altaz Valani - Drive Business Value through Balanced Development Automation

August 17, 2020

Today we are joined by Altaz Valani from Security Compass and Malu Septien Milan, President of Cryptopon, to discuss how you can balance software development risk at all levels of an organization. In this podcast, we are exploring the tension between automation and controls with a focus on providing value to the end customer.

Dan Fritsche & Rohit Sethi - Balancing Speed & Risk in Payments

Dan Fritsche & Rohit Sethi - Balancing Speed & Risk in Payments

August 14, 2020

Today we are joined by Rohit Sethi from Security Compass and Dan Fritsche, Founder, and CEO at Alpine Security Consulting, to talk about balancing speed and risk in payments. In this podcast, Dan will share his experience with security and the continuous need for innovation fueled by customer demand in the payments space.

 

 
Vicky Hailey & Altaz Valani - Link Your Software Development to Measured Business Value Creation

Vicky Hailey & Altaz Valani - Link Your Software Development to Measured Business Value Creation

August 10, 2020

Today we are joined by Altaz Valani from Security Compass and Vicky Hailey, Certified Management Consultant at VHG, to discuss how you can tie your software development programs and processes to business value. In this podcast, we will talk about the importance of focusing on customer and stakeholder needs first — only then can we drive out the right software development programs and practices that contextually balance these needs.

Altaz Valani, Judy Zhu, Erik Service & Mina Miri - Privacy & Contact Tracing

Altaz Valani, Judy Zhu, Erik Service & Mina Miri - Privacy & Contact Tracing

August 7, 2020

Listen in on a brief discussion around Privacy and Contact Tracing. Our research team from Security Compass discusses several relevant issues from the need to gain public trust, developing secure apps, data accuracy, and managing the data lifecycle all while trying to balance public safety and utility.

Kevin Delaney - Building a Bridge to “Security Island”

Kevin Delaney - Building a Bridge to “Security Island”

July 31, 2020

Today we are joined by Kevin Delaney, Director of Solutions Engineering at Security Compass who will share a useful, bite-sized analogy on the importance of fostering meaningful collaboration between security and engineering teams.

Glen Notman & Altaz Valani - “Three Lines of Defense” Program to Balance Stakeholder Needs

Glen Notman & Altaz Valani - “Three Lines of Defense” Program to Balance Stakeholder Needs

July 27, 2020

Today we are joined by Altaz Valani from Security Compass and Glen Notman, Associate Partner at Citihub, to discuss how we can engage different stakeholders to adopt a balanced development approach. In this podcast, we will go into the details of how the “technical” automation-for-speed perspective is shifting to a “business-centric” perspective of automation-for-balance, which includes risk and security.

Ayhan Tek & Altaz Valani - Moving from DevOps to DevSecOps

Ayhan Tek & Altaz Valani - Moving from DevOps to DevSecOps

July 20, 2020

In this episode, Security Compass' Altaz Valani is joined by Ayhan Tek, VP of Information Security at Cyber Electra, to discuss how DevOps automation is shifting to include balanced development for software security. As we inject security, risk, and compliance into software development, we will explore how automation can improve product security and time to market.

Hasan Yasar & Altaz Valani - Smart Software Delivery Pipelines

Hasan Yasar & Altaz Valani - Smart Software Delivery Pipelines

July 8, 2020

Today we are joined by Altaz Valani, Director of Insights Research at Security Compass, and Hasan Yasar, Technical Director at the Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University, to talk about adding intelligence to our DevOps pipelines. In this podcast, we will go into the details of how we can make smarter use of the data being collected through DevOps pipelines.

Rohit Sethi - What is BDA?

Rohit Sethi - What is BDA?

July 8, 2020

We sat down with Rohit Sethi, CEO of Security Compass, to talk about balanced development automation and how it can help organizations develop digital products faster while ensuring security. In this podcast, we will discuss why organizations should not choose between a “fast and risky” and “slow and safe” approach to development – because there’s a better way.

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