A secure development program is a structured process that allows for the rapid production of high-quality, low-cost software in the shortest amount of time possible. In order to build outstanding software that meets and surpasses all client expectations and requests, a secure development program must first establish a precise plan with stages, or phases, that each include their own process and deliverables. A secure development program is followed to the letter, which speeds up the development process while reducing project risks and expenses connected with alternative methods of manufacturing and distribution.
This white paper explores the fundamental elements of a secure application development program. Including: