XebiaLabs expands its Software Chain of Custody reporting capabilities

XebiaLabs, the recognized leader in enterprise-class DevOps and Continuous Delivery software tools, announced a major expansion of its unique Software Chain of Custody reporting capabilities. The Chain of Custody delivers crucial evidence about the entire software delivery pipeline; it proves what happened, when it happened, where it happened, and who made it happen. The XebiaLabs DevOps Platform version 9.0 introduces the first and only Release Audit Report that covers all release activities from end to … More

Pitfalls to avoid when improving your software development skills

The dizzying pace of technological change makes knowledge acquisition and skill development a very big deal in the IT and IT security industry. Luckily, the opportunities for both are myriad, but how to pick the right ones for you? Older, more experienced professionals in the field of your choice can help point you in the right direction, and that’s why Help Net Security has decided to pick the brain of Dylan Beattie, who’s not only … More

DeepCode raises $4 million to improve software development with AI-powered code reviews

DeepCode, the platform for AI-powered code reviews, announced that it has raised $4 million in seed funding led by Earlybird, with participation from 3VC and existing investor btov Partners. DeepCode has previously raised CHF1.1 million. The new funding will enable DeepCode to support additional integrations and programming languages (Java, JavaScript, and Python are currently supported), improve the scope of code recommendations, and grow the team internationally. DeepCode brings the knowledge of the global development community … More

Irdeto Trusted Software: Automated iOS and Android app protection

Irdeto has announced Trusted Software, a new service designed to offer optimal flexibility and efficiency to developers and organizations facing today’s cybersecurity challenges. Hosted in the cloud, Trusted Software automates iOS and Android app protection with a simple drag-and-drop interface. Optimized with machine learning, the new service provides organizations with assurance that apps are provided with expert-level protection against hackers and cyberthreats. The Internet of Things and “appification” have spawned digital disruption across a multitude … More

FSI organizations are failing to assess their software for security vulnerabilities before release

More than half of organizations have experienced theft of sensitive customer data or system failure and downtime because of insecure software or technology, a Synopsys report reveals. The study also found that many organizations are struggling to manage cybersecurity risk in their supply chain and are failing to assess their software for security vulnerabilities before release. “While the financial services industry is relatively mature in terms of their software security posture, organizations are grappling with … More

FireEye’s new software releases allow for detection and investigation of attacks against servers

FireEye, the intelligence-led security company, announced the availability of two new software releases – FireEye Network Security 8.3 and FireEye Endpoint Security 4.8. These new versions allow for enhanced detection and investigation of advanced attacks against servers, whether hosted in the cloud, on-premise or in hybrid environments. “Servers are highly targeted by adversaries using the most sophisticated techniques,” said Grady Summers, CTO at FireEye. “Our platform capabilities introduced today combine detection and visibility across the … More

Flexera unveils Vendor Patch Module for its Software Vulnerability Manager

Flexera, the software company that helps organizations realize technology’s power to accelerate their business, releases an add-on module for its popular Software Vulnerability Manager – Vendor Patch Module. The number of constant exploits, attacks and other software vulnerabilities has become unmanageable, and attempts to keep up can be overwhelming. Flexera Software Vulnerability Manager (SVM) was designed to identify these vulnerabilities and help prioritize remediation efforts. With the new Vendor Patch Module, organizations are able to … More

Dotscience debuts DevOps for ML platform for high performing software teams

DevOps has transformed the way software engineers deliver applications by making it possible to collaborate, test and deliver software continuously. Dotscience, the pioneer in DevOps for machine learning (ML), emerged from stealth to signal the rise of a new paradigm where ML engineering should be just as easy, fast and safe as modern software engineering when using DevOps techniques. For data science and ML organizations to achieve this DevOps for ML nirvana, the right tooling … More

Karamba Security implements its security software on Alpine infotainment systems

Karamba Security, a world leader in automotive and enterprise edge cybersecurity, announced the signing of a production agreement of its leading Carwall runtime integrity software, in Alpine infotainment systems. The platform provides an ECU self-protection against remote code execution (RCE), helping to protect vehicles from cyberattacks. Protection against cyberattacks is critical in order to safeguard customer safety in the connected and autonomous vehicle era. Such exploits of in-memory vulnerabilities can jeopardize customer safety by controlling … More

Deutsche Telekom and Software AG partnership delivers IoT services on a global scale

Deutsche Telekom and Software AG have announced a strategic partnership to deliver IoT services on a global scale. Deutsche Telekom and its enterprise customer unit T-Systems will expand their Cloud of Things offering, using Software AG’s Cumulocity IoT platform. The partnership for “IoT made in Germany” allows both parties to make a bold play for an emerging multi-billion international market in IoT. By pooling expertise and resources, the two will expand their presence across the … More