Contrast Security’s Approach to SCA Enables Vulnerability Prioritization and Faster Remediation

| | OSS, Vulnerabilities
Open Source Is a Mainstay in Modern Development It goes without saying that modern applications are rarely built from scratch today. Open-source software (OSS) communities are well-organized and licensing is usually pretty clear. Thus, when developers build applications, their first instinct is to use open source. Open source can provide ... Read More

The Risks Associated with OSS and How to Mitigate Them

| | OSS
Open source has become nearly ubiquitous with Agile and DevOps. It offers development teams the ability to quickly and easily scale their software development life cycles (SDLC). At the same time, open-source software (OSS) components can introduce security vulnerabilities, licensing issues, and development workflow challenges. Open-source risks include both licensing ... Read More

Mitigating the Risks of Open-source Software in DevOps

| | OSS
Speed matters when it comes to developing and releasing a new software title—nearly two-thirds of software companies report a development backlog. So, it should come as no surprise to hear that developers have been increasingly relying on open-source software (OSS) components. A given application today might be built from as ... Read More