CSO100 Award 2018

Ravinder Arora, Head & Information Security for IRIS Software has more than 14 years of experience in Information Security. His core expertise lies in designing and managing implementation of security policy and procedures. This also includes development of risk analysis, compliance, management practices and management of all personnel and operations related to regulatory compliance, policy development and awareness programs on information security. Key Security Initiative   IRIS Software felt a need to have a strong application security framework. It started with training around 600 developers on application security, following which the company invested in application security tools and technologies. IRIS Software has now started working on strong processes which make application security testing and approval from the information security group mandatory for any application to go live in production.  Owning to the delivery of secure applications, the security was added as part of the project cost and this helped in adding to the company’s bottom line.