Managing Open Source Components

Application Security , Next-Generation Technologies & Secure Development

BNP Paribas’ Patrick Pitchappa on Application Security

Patrick Pitchappa, head, information security, BNP Paribas

Because open source components have known vulnerabilities, it’s important for companies to invest in the right tools to help developers build the right applications, says Patrick Pitchappa of BNP Paribas banking group.

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In a video interview at Information Security Media Group’s recent Cybersecurity Summit in Mumbai, Pitchappa also discusses:

  • How developers can change their approach while building an application;
  • The concerns with open source components;
  • How developers can be made more responsible for application vulnerabilities.

Pitchappa is head of information security at BNP Paribas. He has 24 years of international experience in managing IT operations, IT risks, application security and production support.

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