Security

Security

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

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.) ...

Cloud Security Frame

Here is a draft of our Cloud Security Frame as part of our early exploration work for our patterns & practices Cloud Security Project. It’s a lens for looking at Cloud Security. The frame is simply a collection of Hot Spots. Each Hot Spot represents an actionable category for information. Using Hot Spots, you can quickly find pain and opportunities, or key decision points.

Security Frame

While working on Improving Web Application Security: Threats and Countermeasures, my team created the software security frame.  We used the Security Frame to organize...

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...

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...