Software Security and Fannie Mae’s Insider Threat

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The Wall Street Journal had an interesting article about some of the craziness going on at Fannie Mae lately.  Allegedly, one of their developers had inserted some malicious code into their applications that was intended to destroy a tremendous amount of

Chris Wysopal gave a talk at an OWASP conference a couple of years back titled “Backdoors and other Developer Introduced Features

–Dan
dan _at_ denimgroup.com

(Photo is of the Alibaba Chinese restaurant outside Faro, Portugal.  “Alibaba,” of course, being a very traditional Chinese name…)

About Dan Cornell

A globally recognized application security expert, Dan Cornell holds over 15 years of experience architecting, developing and securing web-based software systems. As the Chief Technology Officer and a Principal at Denim Group, Ltd., he leads the technology team to help Fortune 500 companies and government organizations integrate security throughout the development process. He is also the original creator of ThreadFix, Denim Group's industry leading application vulnerability management platform.
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