Von Welch is Director of Indiana University’s Center for Applied Cybersecurity Research (CACR) and serves as the Chief Information Security Officer for the Software Assurance Marketplace (SWAMP). In this role, he leads the definition and implementation of the cybersecurity program to manage risks to the SWAMP and its user community. Welch has a 20-year history of applying research to enhance operational cybersecurity. His previous positions include managing cybersecurity operations, research and development at the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, and serving as the leader for networking, operations, and security of the TeraGrid Project.
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With the increasing rate of security breaches, today’s applications need to be built more securely at the code level, and that code needs to be tested regularly. The Software Assurance Marketplace was developed to make it easier to consistently test the quality and security of applications and bring a transformative change to the software assurance landscape by reducing the number of weaknesses deployed in software.