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Disclosing vulnerabilities to improve software security is good for everyone

Today, software companies and security researchers are near universal in their belief that disclosing vulnerabilities to improve software security is good for everyone, according to a Veracode report. 451 Research conducted survey from December 2018 to January 2019 using a representative sample of 1,000 respondents across a range of industries and organization sizes in the US, Germany, France, Italy and the UK. Survey respondents reported enterprise roles such as application development, infrastructure and information security, … More


The use of open source software in DevOps has become strategic for organizations of all sizes

A higher percentage of top performing teams in enterprise organizations are using open source software, according to a survey conducted by DevOps Research and Assessment (DORA) and Google Cloud. Additionally, the proportion of Elite performers (highest performing teams) nearly tripled from last year, showing that DevOps capabilities are driving performance. These findings reflect organizations’ increased willingness to embrace investments in technology to deliver value and the use of open source – even in highly regulated, … More

Safe-T Software Defined Perimeter solution now available on AWS

Safe-T Group, a provider of Secure Access solutions for on-premise and hybrid cloud environments, announces that its Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) solution is now publicly available on Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. The addition of the AWS Marketplace listing, positions Safe-T as the Zero Trust vendor with the ability to provide the widest range of SDP solutions in the market, with a fit to all types of organizations – those that prefer to purchase and … More

AlertEnterprise launches new software module for space utilization insights

AlertEnterprise announced the launch of the next generation Workspace Intelligence, a software module designed to deliver essential space utilization insights to enterprise facility and corporate real estate teams. Workspace Intelligence software enables organizations to capture and measure building occupancy, utilization and optimization data to identify areas of cost reductions, efficiency improvements and potential revenue streams. Interactive dashboards, powerful reports and insightful alerts empower facilities managers to plan and drive bottom-line results for the organization’s real … More

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