Geekonomics: The Real Cost of Insecure Software — David Rice
My short review of “Geekonomics”, by David Rice.
In this book, David Rice explains how laws have been passed and regulations have been used, in the automobile industry, to force makers to build safer cars, leading to a decrease in the number of deaths each year. Maybe this could give some pointers towards something that could be reproduced in the software industry?
→ 2⁄5 The subject is interesting, which is why I bought this book, but I found it a bit long. It’s also been writen 10 years ago and might gain from an update – especially geared toward web applications, with a larger emphasis on data leaks and risks to privacy.