SolarWinds encourages our community to ask more of every vendor they consider—including us. We believe these 7 questions—together with our own answers—offer a valuable perspective on how businesses can better prepare themselves to face inevitable security issues.

What is their approach to the secure development lifecycle?

What is their approach to the secure development lifecycle?

Security breaches are perceived to be the biggest external factor influencing an organization's risk exposure, with 46% of respondents citing external security threats—like cyberattacks—as the top macro trend influencing their organizations’ risk exposure.

At SolarWinds, we’ve enhanced our entire software development lifecycle to help mitigate this risk.

Read more about the steps we’ve taken here.

How do they secure software code and its associated infrastructure?

How do they secure software code and its associated infrastructure?

Zero trust is a security framework where by default, no user, whether internal or external, is trusted or privileged. With continuous monitoring and validation, organizations can ensure access requests are vetted and information is kept safe.

At SolarWinds, we’ve adopted a zero-trust strategy to keep our code and its associated infrastructure secure.

Read more about the steps we’ve taken here.

What are their internal processes to validate their source code?

What are their internal processes to validate their source code?

According to the 2021 SolarWinds® IT Trends Report, 51% of respondents said their organizations follow standard or heightened risk management protocols. This goes for us, too.

At SolarWinds, we’ve upleveled our processes to validate the security and authenticity of our source code and make attacks even more difficult for would-be threat actors.

Read more about the steps we’ve taken here.

Continue to the full guide for the complete list of questions and answers.

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