An important aspect of the organizational culture shift needed for improving AppSec is the critical role of security champions. Security champions are your AppSec specialists who help lead, mentor and train the team. These champions help share the load with the dedicated AppSec leaders helping magnify the impact of AppSec in the organization. They lead by example for the development team and are pivotal to driving the cultural change needed for security.
In this session you will learn:
- How to communicate and educate your teams on security approaches and best practices
- Leverage security champions embedded within the development teams to scale the impact of your AppSec program
- Measure and coach teams through the process to improve both their and the organization's overall application security posture
Nazneen Rupawalla - Thoughtworks