Security

Security

How to address threats, attacks, vulnerabilities, and countermeasures.

Quality Attributes Frame

I found an organizing frame for quality attributes (security, performance, ... etc.) on SoftwareArchitectures.com and I think it's helpful.  They organize quality attributes by...

Quality Attribute List

When thinking about quality, I tend to draw from the following quality attributes: Availability Buildability Conceptual Integrity Evolvability Extensibility...

STRIDE Explained

STRIDE is an acronym to help you think about potential software security threats and attacks.  It helps you think evil (i.e. like an attacker.) ...

Security Approaches That Don’t Work

Photo by CarbonNYC If it’s not broken, then don’t fix it ... The problem is, you may have an approach that isn’t working, or it’s not...

Secure Your Network, Host, and Application

  Having a frame of reference for how to think about security helps you cut through information overload.  While working on our patterns & practices...