Boulevard Library

Security Boulevard Library

Welcome to our library of security-related resources. Here you will find whitepapers, ebooks, and more – all that will help you in your security journey. Access requires only a free registration. Search, scroll through and download what you like.

Automating Open Source Security: A SANS Product Review of WhiteSource

Automating Open Source Security: A SANS Product Review of WhiteSource

Many sources indicate that 60–80 percent of code in applications today is based on open source components. This open source code often includes vulnerabilities that, if not managed properly, can expose organizations to potential breaches. This paper takes a close look at how WhiteSource can automate the process of open ... Read more
WhiteSource
451 Research: Securing Open Source

451 Research: Securing Open Source

In this report, we look at how the boom in OSS adoption has also led to an increase in awareness of open source risks, from licensing issues to security – and the measures required to protect organizations against those risks. We examine two incidents in particular – the Heartbleed vulnerability ... Read more
Security Boulevard
The State of Open Source Vulnerability Management

The State of Open Source Vulnerability Management

The rise in open source usage has led to a dramatic rise in open source vulnerabilities, bringing to the fore interesting developments in open source security. The report drills down into the deeper layers of the open source phenomena and provides the latest insights on how organizations are handling vulnerabilities and what ... Read more
WhiteSource
Securing the Code: DevOps Security and AppSec

Securing the Code: DevOps Security and AppSec

DevSecOps represents a fundamental shift from the status quo by making security a much more collaborative effort. Applications are the business in this digital age. Securing the applications that drive your business is essential to providing safe digital experiences to your entire business ecosystem. With DevSecOps, security is automated and integrated ... Read more
DevOps.com
Buyer's Guide to Evaluating Fraud Detection Tools

Buyer’s Guide to Evaluating Fraud Detection Tools

The fraud detection and prevention market offers a wide range of tools with an array of capabilities, but fraud is an ever-evolving threat. Not every tool can keep up with the new fraud schemes in play today. This guide provides expert insight on the essential capabilities you need in a ... Read more
CISO/Security Vendor Relationship Primer

CISO/Security Vendor Relationship Primer

Advice from security practitioners and vendors on how to work better together to improve security for themselves. This ebook is a compilation of the first nine articles originally published on Forbes that became the launch of the CISO/Security Vendor Relationship Series. While those articles still live on Forbes, I produced ... Read more
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Mastering Machine Learning for Security Professionals

Mastering Machine Learning for Security Professionals

Some may disagree with that statement. “Machine learning isn’t “ready,” they’ll say. “Machine learning can’t replace human analysis, they’ll say. The technology is still maturing—those who are trying to teach the learning machines grapple with what actually works and how, and some early results have been so disappointing that security ... Read more
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The Four Current Threats Enterprises Can’t Ignore

The Four Current Threats Enterprises Can’t Ignore

The changing digital landscape of data and devices is creating a perfect storm of opportunity for cybercriminals. Enterprises today are prime targets, as more users access more data using more—and more varied—devices. In particular, enterprises today must contend with issues including ransomware, IoT security flaws, DDoS attacks and managing mobile ... Read more
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The Complete Guide on Open Source Security

The Complete Guide on Open Source Security

This joint report by Microsoft and WhiteSource discusses the difference in finding & fixing vulnerabilities in open source components opposed to proprietary code, how to grasp the unique challenges of open source security and how to tackle them, as well as how to master the best practices of managing your ... Read more
WhiteSource
Forrester's Report: The State of Application Security - 2018 & Beyond

Forrester’s Report: The State of Application Security – 2018 & Beyond

In 2017, applications rolled out the welcome mat to malicious hackers, topping the list of successful external attack targets. Why? Developers continue transitioning from perfect to fast to provide unique customer experiences, and there aren’t enough security pros to maintain manual application security review processes. Before slowing down development and ... Read more
WhiteSource
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