Creating a Security-centric Culture

by Troy Hunt

In this thought leadership course, you will delve into some fundamental techniques that can be employed to make security the norm rather than the exception.

What you'll learn

Instilling a security first mindset that permeates across everything that you do within your organization is vitally important in today's world. In this course, Creating a Security-centric Culture, you will learn how to think "security first" from the top down and why it is so important. First, you will delve into unifying security and development teams to cohesively work together towards a common set of goals. Next, you will gain an understanding of the need to know your audience and how that shapes those that need to be trained. Finally, you will learn the importance of making security a quality metric within your organization. By the end of this course, you will have taken the first step in driving a security-centric culture from the top, down.

Table of contents

Unify Security and Development Teams
6mins
Understand Your Audience
6mins
Show, Don’t Tell
8mins
Create Security Champions
5mins
Make Security a Quality Metric
4mins
Run an Internal Bug Bounty
5mins
Drive a Security-centric Culture from the Top
5mins
Summary
3mins

About the author

Troy Hunt is a Microsoft Regional Director and MVP for Developer Security, an ASPInsider, and a full time Author for Pluralsight—a leader in online training for technology and creative professionals. Troy has been building software for browsers since the very early days of the web and possesses an exceptional ability to distill complex subjects into relatable explanations. This has led Troy to become an industry thought leader in the security space and produce more than twenty top-rated courses ... more

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