18 01, 2017

“Minimum Viable” MUST Include Security

By | 2017-01-18T21:53:17+00:00 January 18th, 2017|Blog|

If you're a startup trying to get a product off the ground, you've probably been told to build an "MVP" - a minimum viable product - as promoted by the Lean Startup methodology. This translates into products being rapidly developed with the least number of features necessary to make an initial sale [...]

26 07, 2016

New Context Appoints Noted Chief Architect Herb Kelsey as Chief Technology Officer

By | 2016-10-24T19:43:24+00:00 July 26th, 2016|Press Releases|

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--New Context, the leading provider of Lean Security for software and infrastructure development, today announced that the company has appointed Herb Kelsey as chief technology officer, where he will help New Context and its clients build, scale and architect the most advanced data solutions for critical infrastructure. “New [...]

3 07, 2015

Writing security acceptance criteria into an Agile story

By | 2016-10-24T19:43:25+00:00 July 3rd, 2015|Blog|

When organizations write user stories for development it should include security in the acceptance criteria. The acceptance criteria being a detailed description of the expected features and functionality the story should deliver. Far too often developers and product managers fail to include information security requirements as part of the acceptance [...]

22 01, 2015

Security Should Be the Top Driver for DevOps

By | 2016-10-24T19:43:25+00:00 January 22nd, 2015|Blog|

Barrier to Entry (2006) by Tom Page https://www.flickr.com/photos/tompagenet/318656457 I’ve often said that the driving factor for many companies in adopting a comprehensive information security program are the dreaded “F” and “A” words - FUD and Audit. Technically FUD is an acronym for fear, uncertainty and doubt. And it [...]