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Sam King

Sam King is the Chief Executive Officer of Veracode and a recognized expert in cybersecurity, the emerging practice of DevSecOps and business management. As a founding member of the Veracode team, Sam helped lead the establishment and growth of the application security category working with industry experts and analysts. In her current role, Sam is focused on company growth and helping customers achieve their missions through the creation of secure software. Prior to Veracode, Sam held leadership positions in cybersecurity and technology companies including Verisign and Razorfish.

Posts by Sam King
  • Black Hat 2018: The Art of Secure Code

    This year’s Black Hat conference has some of the most diverse and intriguing sessions of any recent industry event. Attendees will have the opportunity to explore hacking of voting booths, learn about vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure and see live demos of how attackers can alter functionality of some of the most popular digital payment systems. These vastly different threats have… READ MORE

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  • Looking Ahead to RSA: What You’ll See at Booth N3309

    RSA 2018 is fast approaching, and all of us at Veracode are gearing up and getting ready. I’m excited to return this year, and looking forward to both sharing what’s new with us, and learning more about what others have been working on this year. Although the size of this conference can be overwhelming, bringing so many security professionals together creates a truly unique source of knowledge… READ MORE

  • CA Technologies Acquires SourceClear, Advancing SCA Capabilities for a DevSecOps World

    As software becomes a bigger component of the value delivered by companies in every industry, it’s no exaggeration to say that every company is becoming a software company. We find our customers pushing the envelope on how to tool up their internal software factory to make software better, faster and more efficiently. Those goals are also driving increased use of open source libraries. This saves… READ MORE

  • DevSecOps Beyond the Myths: Cutting Through the Hype and Getting to Results

    There’s been a lot of talk and buzz about DevOps and DevSecOps, precipitated by mega technology trends and cybersecurity events shaping our industry. So my colleagues and I were excited to be part of a recent Virtual Summit on “Assembling the Pieces of the DevSecOps Puzzle,” which aimed to move the conversation from defining DevSecOps to enacting it. We are spending a lot of time helping our… READ MORE

  • A Tale of Two Market Sizes
    February 7, 2012
    A Tale of Two Market Sizes

    According to market researcher DataMonitor the size of the global software market is forecast to have a value of $299.1 billion in 2014, an increase of 32.6% since 2009. According to them, the computer software market consists of systems and application software. Systems software comprises operating systems, network and database management and other systems software. Application software… READ MORE

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