Proactive Application Security: Why Shifting Left and Developing Clean Code are Fundamental to Application Security

Thursday, May 25, 2023

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM PDT

60 minutes, including Q&A

Application security practices have certainly matured over the last decade with DevSecOps. However, they are yet to completely adapt to today's agile software development workflow. In fact, most application security testing is still primarily a slow post-development activity. But what is hindering the transformation?

To meet the demands of faster and more efficient application delivery, developers need to be empowered to keep security top of mind. This webinar explores the latest research findings on how organizations can get security right with effective tooling and clean coding practices.

Register today to hear about:

  • Proactive approaches to security with the developer in mind
  • The implications of code quality to the security of code
  • Educating and empowering developers to own and care about security
  • The benefit to development and security teams
  • Answers to audience questions during live Q&A

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Kirti Joshi

Sr. Manager, Enterprise Product Marketing


Kirti Joshi leads the Product Marketing team at Sonar where she is passionate about bringing awareness about solutions that help developers and organizations solve the critical challenge of bad code. Based in Austin, Texas, she started her career in the semiconductor industry writing code for designing hardware solutions. Over the last seven years, she has been on a mission to empower developers with open-source and commercial tooling that helps them innovate and be more efficient in their coding practices.

Rik Turner

Principal Analyst, Emerging Technologies


Rik is a principal analyst in Omdia's IT security and technology team, specializing in cybersecurity technology trends, IT security, compliance, and call recording. Rik provides analysis and insights on market evolution and helps end users determine what type of technology and which vendor they should pursue.

Rik has also worked in Omdia's financial services technology team, with a specialization in capital markets technology. Prior to joining Informa (now Omdia), he worked as an IT journalist, specializing in networking and security. He was also a foreign correspondent in Brazil, where he worked, among others, for the Financial Times and The Economist.

Terry Sweeney


Black Hat

Terry Sweeney is a Los Angeles-based writer and editor who's covered business technology for three decades. He's written about cyber security for more than 15 years and was one of the founding editors of Dark Reading. Sweeney has covered enterprise networking extensively, as well as its supporting technologies like storage, wireless, cloud-based apps and the emerging Internet of Things. He's been a contributing editor to The Washington Post, Crain’s New York Business, Red Herring, Information Week, Network World, SearchAWS.com, and Stadium Tech Report.

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