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Zombies: Top 5 Open Source Vulnerabilities That Refuse To Die

Zombies: Top 5 Open Source Vulnerabilities That Refuse To Die

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Open source components provide the building blocks for most of the technologies that we depend on, comprising between 60-80% of the code base for most modern applications available today. So when one ...
Are DevOps and DevSecOps Headed in Opposite Directions?

Are DevOps and DevSecOps Headed in Opposite Directions?

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There used to be a time when software development liked divisions of labor. Siloed thinking and solitary departments working as stand-alone units ruled the scene and there was no talk of collaboration ...
Top 5 New Open Source Security Vulnerabilities in July 2018

Top 5 New Open Source Security Vulnerabilities in July 2018

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The dog days of summer are upon us, and while we’ve been busy debating whether it’s the heat or the humidity (it’s the humidity), or testing the capabilities of central air conditioning, ...
Dual Licensing for Open Source Components: Yeah or Meh?

Dual Licensing for Open Source Components: Yeah or Meh?

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While open source components have become an integral part of developing software products and services, few developers give a thought to the open source licenses behind them. However, stakeholders and investors in ...
The 8 Startup Due Diligence Dos

The 8 Startup Due Diligence Dos

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Due diligence for a startup is something of a contradiction in terms if you think about it. It’s a process that aims to give the technical, legal and financial grounds upon which ...
Security Patch Management — 7 Do’s and Don’ts

Security Patch Management — 7 Do’s and Don’ts

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Like other security tasks in development organizations, security patch management is not for the faint of heart. Data breaches like the Equifax fiasco and widespread ransomware attacks like WannaCry make the general ...
The 5 Common Mistakes Your Devops Team is Making

The 5 Common Mistakes Your Devops Team is Making

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DevOps has become an important and inseparable part of every business today. The rise of DevOps has meshed the development and operations teams together, largely contributing to the faster development and deployment ...
Bit- WhiteSource’s Open Source Project of the Month for July 2018

Bit- WhiteSource’s Open Source Project of the Month for July 2018

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Bit is an open source project that creates a faster workflow for sharing, discovering and collaborating on software components to build new applications. Bit was founded in 2015 by Ran Mizrahi and ...
What’s a SaaS to  Do?

What’s a SaaS to Do?

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Considering how integral open source components have become in the product development life cycle, it’s surprising that one of the biggest risks in open source usage is so often ignored. Unfortunately, open ...
Why Drupalgeddon 2.0 May Still Be A Threat To Your Website

Why Drupalgeddon 2.0 May Still Be A Threat To Your Website

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Some vulnerabilities in open source components just never seem to go away, even long after a fix has been issued. Dubbed “Drupalgeddon 2.0”, the vulnerability in the popular content management system (CMS) ...
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