20th February, 2015
CMMI Institute released a guide for improving processes for secure products with the name of Security by Design with CMMI for Development, Version 1.3. It was a constant need to develop and deliver secure applications but the processes in the organizations that were developed based on CMMI for Development Models were only concerned with SDLC Best Practices and were not having Security Related best practices. Keeping in view the need of the industry CMMI Institute developed this application guide.
This application guide provides guidance on improving the existing processes with security components. Application guide define a set of 04 additional process areas (PA) for CMMI for Development, Version 1.3 and these PAs integrate seamlessly with existing Process Management, Project Management, and Engineering process area categories of CMMI-DEV.
Overview of these four process areas with security best practices is given below:
With these processes areas Organization, Project Managers, Process Improvement Professionals and Security Experts can be sure of the security implementation in the products. These process areas can be used to check the Security implementation based on the Specific Practices defined in these process areas.
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