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Ten tips for application security

Supporting an effective, integrated approach to application security.

Jan 31, 2017

Safeguarding the crown jewels

Enterprise resource planning applications are central to any application portfolio and should be protected at all costs.

Nov 23, 2016

Securing open source

Open source is used more than ever - but isn't open source security an oxymoron?

Oct 26, 2016

App development: Build secure

Security needs to be integrated into the way apps are developed. Here's how.

Oct 5, 2016

Dark heart of app development

Application security requires confronting the fact that apps are primarily mobile - and the trend is strengthening.

Sep 2, 2016

What about the data files?

No discussion about security in the connected economy would be complete without spending quality time thinking about files.

Aug 4, 2016

The hacker's backdoor

Is your application programming interface the backdoor through which hackers can break in?

Jun 23, 2016

Data is the target: protect it

When it comes to creating an effective application security strategy, data protection is crucial.

May 24, 2016

App security depends on culture change

If apps are the new security frontier, then defending that frontier means changing the way everyone concerned with software development and maintenance works.

May 18, 2016

Data security at the heart of POPI

Any strategy to become POPI-compliant must begin and end with how you manage and use data as part of your business operations, says Godfrey Kutumela, head of Security & Cyber Crimes Prevention Unit at IndigoCube.

May 12, 2016

Instant 'appification'

The Internet economy is open, mobile and 24/7. Apps increasingly drive this world, and attract cyber criminals in droves.

Feb 25, 2016

Closing the mobile security gap

The best hope for enhanced mobile security lies in building security into the application development life cycle, says Godfrey Kutumela, head of the Security Division at IndigoCube.

Godfrey Kutumela
leader of the cyber crime and security division at IndigoCube.

Godfrey Kutumela has over 16 years’ experience in security consulting and engineering, having conducted high-end security consulting engagements, and designed and delivered technical solutions on three continents. Driven by his passion for securing online and mobile applications in this new era of the Internet of things, he made a strategic move to join the newly formed IBM Security Systems Division in 2012. His role at IBM was as leader and evangelist of IBM’s application security, security and threat intelligence portfolio for the Middle East and Africa market. Kutumela joined IndigoCube in June 2015 as the leader of the cyber crime and security division. His responsibilities include bringing application security integration practices to the local market and helping organisations protect their critical applications and generated data. He has also served as membership chair for the (ISC) 2 Gauteng Chapter since May 2015.