The MSDN/Visual Studio team has recently posted this great new article on how Visual Studio 2005 makes it easier for developers to write secure applications. It focuses on security enhancements for managed and native code and includes content on Code Analysis, Application Verifier, Buffer Security Check /GS, The Safe CRT Libraries, FxCop, Code Access Security/Least Privilege, ClickOnce Deployment, Debug in Zone, Improved Security Exceptions during Debugging, PermCalc, Develop and debug as least privilege, Unit testing, and Stress (Load) testing.

--Darryl