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Security Development Lifecycle by Steve Lipner, Michael Howard

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Introduction

Rewind back in time to the security landscape of 2001 and 2002—here are some security comments and headlines from that time:

  • “Gartner Recommends Against Microsoft IIS” (eWeek 2001a)

  • “IT Bugs Out Over IIS Security” (eWeek 2001b)

  • “Microsoft’s security woes” (CNET 2002a)

  • “Microsoft’s security push lacks oomph” (CNET 2002b)

Now fast-forward to 2005 and 2006:

  • “We actually consider Microsoft to be leading the software [industry] now in improvements in their security development life cycle.” (CRN 2006)

  • “Oltsik gives Microsoft credit for implementing industry-leading security development processes saying, ‘Microsoft is ahead of the pack in this area.’” (Enterprise Strategy Group 2006)

  • “Overall, security bulletins from Microsoft have decreased in ...

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