Bill Brown

Bill is the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at Veracode. He has been recognized as a Computerworld 2010 Premier 100 IT Leader. Follow him on Twitter here.
Posts by Bill Brown

Veracode’s CISO on the Journey from Compliant to Secure

October 18, 2016  | Managing AppSec

As a relatively new CIO with responsibility for information security, I remember agonizing about making sure we could pass the latest compliance test. The whole process was wrought with inefficiencies, with different teams responding with evidence for similar control objectives associated with different control standards. It was death by a thousand controls. It didn’t matter which standard... READ MORE

5 Best Practices in Data Breach Incident Response

August 26, 2014  | Managing AppSec

It goes without saying that all IT organizations should have an active Incident Response (IR) Plan in place – i.e. a policy that defines in specific terms what constitutes an information security incident, and provides a step-by-step process to follow when an incident occurs. There’s a lot of good guidance online about how to recruit a data breach response team, set initial policy,... READ MORE

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