Meaghan McBee

Meaghan McBee is a Senior Content Marketing Manager at Veracode, responsible for creating content around best practices in application security and the current state of DevSecOps.
Posts by Meaghan McBee

State of Software Security v10: 5 Key Takeaways for Developers

January 13, 2020  | Research

SOSS X Developer Takeaways

In case you missed it, this year we launched our 10th annual State of Software Security (SOSS X) report! Armed with a decade of data, the Veracode team analyzed 85,000 applications to study trends in fix rates, mounting security debt, shifts in vulnerability by language, and more. What did we uncover? At the core of our research, we found there’s still a need for better remediation processes and... READ MORE

The Consequences of Security Breaches Are Becoming More Severe

January 10, 2020

Job Security

With the prevalence of cyberattacks, breaches, and data leaks heading into 2020, it’s becoming commonplace for employees to part ways with their organization after a security incident. Although the consequences from a breach were less severe in the past, reactions are shifting as data leaks are deemed more dire than ever before. A 2018 report from Kaspersky Lab surveyed 6,000 people in 29... READ MORE

Work in Healthcare? This is Why You Should Give Your Security a Checkup

January 8, 2020

Healthcare Security

Most patients practice preventative care through regular trips to the doctor, catching minor issues before they turn into major medical problems. So, why don’t more organizations follow suit with security testing to prevent breaches and fortify the safety of patient information? Too often, remediation is an afterthought as developers scramble to patch holes in their systems post-breach. A recent... READ MORE

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