The overwhelming majority of developers worry about security and consider it important, yet many lack a dedicated cybersecurity leader
"Despite concerns over software security, many companies have not assigned a cybersecurity leader to help secure their applications - a problem that will only worsen as demand for technical security experts deepens worldwide.
In data published on Nov. 21, software security firm WhiteHat Security found that three-quarters of developers are worried about the security of their applications, and about seven out of eight consider security to be an important development consideration, but only half of these teams have a dedicated cybersecurity expert. The "Developer Security Sentiment Study," which produced the data, found that about 49% of development teams lack a dedicated cybersecurity leader and 43% prioritize deadlines over secure coding..."
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