New Report Reveals Open Source Risk Is Still a Mystery to Many


According to new research conducted with Vanson Bourne, only 52 percent of developers using commercial or open source components in their applications update those components when a new security vulnerability is announced. The report shines light on how evolving development practices prioritize speed, which caters to the use of readily available open source components. Download the report to see how the ubiquitous use of open source software can have an enormous effect on the application threat landscape.

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Download the survey report to learn about:

• The level of awareness of open source risk among developers

• How the pervasive use of open source and third-party components affects the application threat landscape

• The ongoing responsibility of development and security teams to catalogue and maintain their inventory of open source and third party components


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