Connected Cars: Driving Change in Automotive Software Security
As the automotive industry embraces software and connectivity to deliver innovative features and functionality, the code bases of in-vehicle systems have grown exponentially, sustained by increasingly complex software supply chains. The pace and magnitude of this change challenges the incumbent resources and processes that OEMs and their suppliers possess to test and harden these interconnected and often safety-critical systems. This paradigm, compounded by the evolving threat landscape and sophistication of cyber attackers, is elevating the level of risk associated with automotive software quality, security, and compliance. As demonstrated by recent vehicles hacks and the subsequent recalls and unwanted attention from regulators and mainstream media, insecure software poses a very real threat to the automotive industry.
Join Chris Rommel of VDC Research and John Jacott of Synopsys’ Software Integrity Group as they explore the mounting software challenges faced by OEMs and their suppliers. Learn how the automotive industry can adapt by leveraging existing solutions and best practices to drive down risk while maintaining agility and the innovative edge that modern technology affords.
RecordedApr 5 201664 mins
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Chris Clark, Principal Security Engineer – Strategic Initiatives, Synopsys
Trying to keep pace in a highly connected world and increasingly hostile environment is a challenge for any developer, let alone an entire industry. To protect the software they write, developers turn to technologies and processes such as audits, reverse engineering, application firewalls, sandboxing, and many others to provide a level of protection. But these technologies also have the potential to become entry points for vulnerabilities. So do we really trust software?
See how Synopsys started the software security journey and is taking an active role in providing industry expertise to help organizations deliver robust software security solutions. We will focus on how the cyber supply chain can have a direct and meaningful impact on the overall design and deployment of software. See how known vulnerability management, mitigation, and training can affect the known risk profile of overall software design. Learn about what we are working on and how you can participate in improving standards and programs that reduce cyber risk.
Jay Lyman, Principal Analyst, Cloud Management and Containers, 451 Research; Meera Rao, Senior Principal Consultant, Synopsys
To learn more about the realities of DevSecOps today and the real degree to which security is or is not being included in enterprise continuous integration/continuous delivery workflows, we surveyed 350 decision-makers at large enterprises across a variety of industries.
What we found is that only about half of enterprise CI/CD workflows include any security elements at all, highlighting ample room for improvement. Enterprises did seem to show an awareness of the importance of adding security elements into DevOps releases, but they are not necessarily injecting security early in the process -- ideally at code commit and in pre-implementation. This webinar will cover these and other results of our survey, and offer guidance on how enterprise organizations can effectively integrate security tools, thinking and people into their CI/CD workflows to reduce rework and risk without sacrificing velocity.
James Croall, Director of SAST Product Management at Synopsys
The recently discovered Spectre security vulnerability has taken the tech industry and security world by storm. By exploiting security vulnerabilities inherent in the design of many modern microprocessors, Spectre attacks can cause damaging leakage of personal information and data.
There are several proposed workarounds to protect applications affected by Spectre. However, they can adversely affect performance and be time consuming for developers.
A novel solution to mitigate Spectre is to use a static analysis tool that quickly identifies vulnerable code patterns that are likely to be exploited and reduces potential app performance degradation. In this webinar, James Croall, director of SAST product management at Synopsys, will detail how this works and cover the following:
-What is Spectre and how is the attack carried out?
-What are the various ways to mitigate the effects of this attack?
-What can software development organizations do to help secure their apps against Spectre?
-What are some best practices and examples of how to use Synopsys Static Analysis (Coverity) to better secure your apps against Spectre attacks?
Bryan Cross, Sr. Solutions Engineer, GitHub; Dave Meurer, Alliances Technical Mgr, Black Duck by Synopsys
It's time to add “Sec” into DevOps! But while moving towards newer processes and technologies like agile methodologies, cloud and containers can help you build faster and deliver continuously, there's always the fear that adding security can severely slow things down. By using GitHub with Black Duck by Synopsys, you can automate your secure development workflows, shift security left, and avoid software rot.
Whether you are an open source developer or enterprise software engineer, GitHub and Synopsys have solutions to help you put “Sec” into the center of DevOps without sacrificing speed and agility. In this live webinar, the experts from Synopsys and GitHub will demonstrate solutions for both open source and enterprise developers. Some highlights will include:
- The real life of a vulnerability in 2017: Apache Struts
- Black Duck CoPilot: It’s Free!
- Black Duck your Pull Requests
Lisa Bryngelson, Sr. Product Manager, Black Duck by Synopsys
Organizations of all kinds increasingly rely on third-party software from their supply chain partners and outsourcers to power the products and technology they deliver to the marketplace. Whether you’re an automotive company or a medical device manufacturer, use of third-party software libraries is now commonplace and essential to success in the competitive global marketplace.
One of the biggest challenges companies face with third-party software is they often have no visibility into the open source libraries being used in the software they embed in their products. Over the last year, a continuous stream of news stories has attributed major security breaches to exploits of vulnerabilities in open source frameworks used by Fortune 100 companies in education, government, financial services, retail and media.
These incidents shine a light on the need for organizations to carefully manage the open source used in the third-party libraries they consumer in order to protect themselves—and their customers—from the consequences of catastrophic security breaches.
Our webinar will arm you with the information and statistics needed to:
-Explain the importance of open source security to your organization
-Understand the key differences between identifying open source in source code vs. binaries
-Define a clear road map for unearthing, managing, and securing the open source hiding in your software supply chain
-Take the steps to help your company avoid becoming the next security breach media story
Today’s automobiles are advanced, complex machines relying on dozens of computers and millions of lines of software code. They are also increasingly targets for sophisticated hackers. In fact, the software running on your car could contain multiple flaws that allow an attacker to take over control of the vehicle – either in your driveway or on the freeway. What steps are manufacturers taking to secure all of that code?
Register for our webinar to learn about these topics and more:
- The kinds of security flaws that are possible and how were they're exploited
- How vulnerabilities can be mitigated
- Ways to build security in from the beginning of the software/system development process
- Unique approaches manufacturers are taking to deal with some of these issues and what that means to you
Erin McGill, Partner Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services; Dave Meurer, Alliances Technical Mgr, Black Duck by Synopsys
Automation and containerization can help you build faster and deliver continuously, but can also make managing security challenging. By integrating Black Duck Hub with the development tools you use in AWS, you can scan images in your container registry, automate build scans in your CI pipeline, and stay notified on any security vulnerabilities or policy violations found in your open source code.
Join experts from Black Duck by Synopsys and Amazon Web Services as we explore how to build applications and containers safely in the cloud without sacrificing agility, visibility, or control. In this hands-on webinar we’ll demonstrate how to:
-Get started with Black Duck Hub and AWS
-Build better solutions through Open Source Intelligence
-Use open source management automation and integration with AWS
Plus, we'll feature a real-world example using Apache Struts, as well as the resources you can put to use today to gain the security you need without sacrificing the agility you want.
Application security is quickly becoming a "must have" for security teams. High profile breaches, including Equifax and a multitude of ransomware attacks, have the attention of senior management of company Boards. Knowing where to start can be difficult.
Not every company has the same needs or organizational maturity to manage a full-blown application security program. This webinar will cover some of the tools and exercises deployed by application security teams to build security into their processes, including:
- Tools and security tips for each phase of the development lifecycle
- Which tools to use for different types of code
- In-house and 3rd party options for starting an application security program
Steven Zimmerman, Product Marketing Manager, Black Duck by Synopsys
Over the last decade, Black Duck by Synopsys has recognized some of the most innovative and influential open source projects launched during the previous year, as recognition to the success and momentum of these projects, and affirmation of their prospects going forward.
In this webinar, we'll explore the origins and evolution of this year's most outstanding Open Source Rookies, who are investing their efforts in everything from Autonomous Driving, through Scalable Blockchain, and VNF Orchestration, to Personal Security and Relationship Management.
Tim Mackey, Sr. Technology Evangelist at Black Duck by Synopsys
Open source software is embraced by developers, enterprises, and governments at every level, and with it comes many strong opinions and few facts. How much open source is really being used in the applications you buy? Does the "many eyes" theory make open source more secure? Does traditional security testing address vulnerabilities in open source?
With organizations becoming more agile but facing increasing regulatory governance, understanding how open source software development works, and how to secure open source, is increasingly important. In this session we’ll cover:
- Code contribution and IP management
- Fork management
- Release process
- Security response processes
- Realities of IP risk and open source
- Pass through security risk and responsibility
- Keeping up with scope of impact changes within a single disclosure
- Automating awareness of security risk from development through integration and delivery to deployment
Amy DeMartine, Forrester Principal Analyst and Patrick Carey, Synopsys
While software grows more complex and the pace of development accelerates, the stakes for building secure software have never been higher. If you’re like most teams embracing a DevOps culture, you’re focused on breaking down silos, streamlining workflows, and cranking out functional software at a nearly continuous clip. Amid all these fundamental changes, how do you ensure your software is secure without clogging up the pipeline?
Listen as guest Forrester Principal Analyst, Amy DeMartine and Black Duck Open Source Security Expert, Patrick Carey come together to discuss how to automate and distribute application security testing across the SDLC. In this webinar, we’ll discuss
- Why it's important to build application security into your development and operations toolchains and processes
- Best practices for integration application security throughout the application lifecycle
- How to use SAST and SCA together to maximize the security of the software your teams deliver
Elena Kvochko is the CIO for the Group Security Function within a leading financial services organization. Previously she was an information technology manager at World Economic Forum, where she led global partnership programs on cyber resilience and the Internet of Things. She was also responsible for building relationships with information technology industry partners. Elena is the author of numerous articles and has contributed to Forbes, the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, and other media outlets. She is also a member of the Wall Street Journal CIO Network. She holds full CISSP and CEH certifications and has a master’s degree in technology policy from the University of Massachusetts, as well as executive certificates from MIT and Yale. She lives in New York City.
Listen as Gary and Elena discuss security policy, security technology, the role of a CIO, holistic security tactics, the economics of a security breach, and more.
Adam Brown, Manager, Security Solutions at Synopsys, Daniel Hedley, Partner at Irwin Mitchell LLP
If your organisation competes in the global market, you should expect GDPR to have a critical influence on the software that powers your business. Having a disciplined software security approach will help you not only identify, remediate, and prevent weaknesses in your software but also avoid violating GDPR.
Listen as experts Adam Brown of Synopsys and legal expert Dan Hedley of Irwin Mitchell, LLP provide insights into what GDPR requirements mean for your security initiative, how your existing security activities can support compliance, and best practices to keep in mind as you look to mature your software security program.
About the Presenters:
Adam Brown is Associate Managing Consultant at Synopsys in the software security consulting division. His background is in software security testing focusing on data centric web application security. Currently he specialises in helping organisations set up their software security initiatives, delivers training in software security and takes a keen interest in the GDPR from both data security and data privacy threat perspectives.
Dan Hedley is a partner at UK law firm Irwin Mitchell LLP. He is a specialist IT lawyer, focusing in particular on software licensing and development, IT service contracts, outsourcing and cloud services. He also advises on open source compliance, data protection, software IP issues and the IT aspects of M&A and IPO transactions. He regularly acts for both established corporates and early-stage and fast growth businesses.”
SAST, IAST, DAST, MAST, *AST – There are plenty of technologies and ways to test your software, but how do we do that without slowing us down in a rapid development environment. In this talk we will give practical advice on how to integrate software security testing into your CI/CD and your development process so it works. The talk will review the pros and cons of each of the testing technologies, and how to adapt it to rapid development, and how to manage the balance between risk and speed to build a proper signoff process, so that real threats will become blockers, but other issues will be handled in a parallel slower cycle, without slowing down the main delivery.
Gary McGraw, VP Security Technology, Synopsys Scott Crawford & Dan Kennedy, Research Director, 451 Research
CISOs play an important role in our software-driven world, but what they do on a daily basis—and why—have largely remained a mystery—at least until we studied them in the wild and created the CISO Report.
Join us as Gary McGraw, CISO Report author and VP of security technology at Synopsys, along with analysts Scott Crawford and Dan Kennedy from 451 Research discuss the evolving role of the CISO and what this novel study reveals:
- What are the four newly identified CISO tribes, and which characteristics distinguish them?
- How can knowing your tribe advance your organization’s security initiatives and spur career development?
-Why does your CISO’s tribe reflect the priorities and dynamics within your organization?
Craig Froelich is the chief information security officer (CISO) for Bank of America. He leads the Global Information Security team responsible for security strategy, policy, and programs. Before moving to Bank of America through acquisition, he was responsible for Countrywide’s cyber security technology, networks, crisis management, and security operations. Craig has over a decade of experience in product management and application development for software and hardware companies. He also serves on the board of FS-ISAC and the executive committee of BITS. On Twitter, he describes himself as “a SoCal dude learning to be a southern gentleman” as a Los Angeles transplant to Charlotte, North Carolina, where he lives with his family.
Listen as Gary and Craig discuss the role of the CISO in the financial services ecosystem and the newly released 2018 CISO Report.
Mark Radcliffe, Partner, DLA Piper/Counsel OSI; Phil Odence, Sr. Director / GM at Black Duck Software by Synopsys
Gain insights into these important legal developments from two of the leading open source legal experts, Mark Radcliffe, Partner at DLA Piper and General Counsel for the Open Source Initiative and Phil Odence, Sr. Director and General Manager at Black Duck Software by Synopsys. This annual review will highlight the most significant legal developments related to open source software in 2017, including:
- Current litigation
- An open source security update
- Blockchain and its forks
- Software Package Data Exchange (SPDX) and OpenChain
- And more
Live attendees will be receiving a CLE credit for this webinar.
Bruce Potter is CISO at Expel, where he is responsible for cyber risk and ensuring the secure operation of Expel’s services. Previously, Bruce co-founded Ponte Technologies (sold to KeyW Corporation). He then served as CTO at KeyW for 2 years. Before that, Bruce was a security consultant at Cigital. In a seemingly previous life, Bruce founded the Shmoo Group. To this day, he helps run the annual hacker conference ShmooCon. He has co-authored several books, including “802.11 Security,” “Aggressive Network Self-Defense,” and “Host Integrity Monitoring.” Bruce regularly speaks at DEF CON, Black Hat, and O’Reilly Security conferences. He lives in Maryland with his family.
Listen as Gary and Bruce discuss ShmooCon, the state of software security books, network security trends, hacking back, the relationship between preventative security engineering and operational security, DevOps, the CISO role, and more.
Mike Pittenger, VP Security Strategy, Black Duck Software
Vulnerabilities are an inevitable part of software development and management. Whether it’s open source or custom code, new vulnerabilities will be discovered as a code base ages. A 2017 Black Duck analysis of code audits conducted on 1,071 applications found that 97% contained open source, but 67% of the applications had open source vulnerabilities, half of which were categorized as severe. As the number of disclosures, patches, and updates grows, security professionals must decide which items are critical and must be addressed immediately and which items can be deferred.
Join Black Duck’s VP of Security Strategy, Mike Pittenger, for a 30-minute discussion of best practices in open source security and vulnerability management. You’ll learn:
- Methods for determining which applications are most attractive to attackers, and which pose the greatest risk
- Ways to assess the risk associated with a disclosed open source vulnerability
- Strategies to minimize the impact of open source security vulnerabilities when immediate fixes can’t be made
IT operations teams are now deploying and running hundreds or even thousands of containers at any given time. This rapid deployment surfaces challenges in validating the contents and security of container images being deployed. In this session, Black Duck container and virtualization expert Tim Mackey will provide an overview of technologies and solutions such as Red Hat OpenShift that enable organizations to deploy containers at scale securely.
In this webinar, Tim Mackey explores this new era of large scale container deployments and how to manage and secure them.
Attend and you'll learn:
- How to maintain visibility and control for the open source deployed in hundreds of containers
- How to help your development and operations teams work together to maintain the security of containers in production
- How to build security into your deployment of container orchestration platforms
- Measures you can take to proactively identify risks and remediate risks on containers in production
- How you can use Black Duck OpsSight to scan containers being created, updated or deployed through their container orchestration platforms
We go beyond traditional application testing to empower you to build security into your software at every stage of your development process. We offer application testing and remediation expertise, guidance for structuring a software security initiative, training, and professional services for a proactive approach to application security.