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Who is responsible for a software system's security?

Survey period: 24 Oct 2016 to 31 Oct 2016

A hardcoded password, a SQL injection, a system with a known issue, or not changing the default password. There can be lots of fingerprints on that knife.

OptionVotes% 
The user using the system51214.74
The person who recommended the use of the system1975.67
The person who installs the system45713.15
The developer who built the system80223.09
The person who decided on the default settings of the system50914.65
None of the above2,51572.39
Respondents were allowed to choose more than one answer; totals may not add up to 100%



 
GeneralThe CEO (and everyone else, too!) Pin
PeejayAdams23-Oct-16 23:46
MemberPeejayAdams23-Oct-16 23:46 
GeneralMost of all the developer. Pin
Timo Tielens23-Oct-16 23:41
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GeneralRe: Most of all the developer. Pin
den2k8824-Oct-16 1:08
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GeneralOT Pin
CDP180224-Oct-16 3:24
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GeneralRe: Most of all the developer. Pin
Philippe Mori24-Oct-16 3:43
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GeneralRe: Most of all the developer. Pin
den2k8824-Oct-16 3:54
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GeneralRe: Most of all the developer. Pin
Philippe Mori24-Oct-16 5:48
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GeneralRe: Most of all the developer. Pin
Philippe Mori24-Oct-16 7:55
MemberPhilippe Mori24-Oct-16 7:55 
If a developer does not have support from above and they do not care about security, then that developer would probably never have the time necessary to invest in security because they would ask him many other features...
Philippe Mori

GeneralEveryone is. Pin
Afzaal Ahmad Zeeshan23-Oct-16 23:19
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GeneralSalma Hayek... Pin
Sander Rossel23-Oct-16 22:21
professionalSander Rossel23-Oct-16 22:21 
GeneralRe: Salma Hayek... Pin
Jörgen Andersson24-Oct-16 1:46
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GeneralRe: Salma Hayek... Pin
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GeneralMany Pin
den2k8823-Oct-16 21:58
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