DevOps and security teams have historically been known to work in silos until the end of the development process, resulting in friction between both teams. This is because security is often an afterthought in a race to roll out products and services to market, not leaving enough time to address the potential vulnerabilities that may arise. Organizations that effectively meld DevOps and cybersecurity can shift security from an afterthought to a proactive practice and reduce the Cyber Exposure gap.
“We should start by ensuring basic cyber hygiene across the nation. We need to accord cybersecurity the same amount of attention and resources that we give to disaster management and physical asset protection”, asserted Vinod Kumar, CEO, Subex Ltd. in conversation with Poulami Chakraborty of BW SmartCitiesWorld. Excerpts below: