Why Security-Driven Companies Are More Successful

Strong revenue streams, adoring customers, and inspiring leaders are the usual hallmarks of a well-run business. When investors look to new companies to support, these factors are the ones that show whether a business will succeed or fail. Recently released research shows that business analysts should add one more: secure software.

A Freeform Dynamics survey (commissioned by CA Technologies) discovered an elite class of businesses that have ingrained security into their operations — deemed “Software Security Masters.” They make up approximately one-third of the enterprises surveyed and include those that are better at handling application development security.