WhiteSource Partners With GitHub to Help Developers Code More Securely


TEL AVIV, Israel, May 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- WhiteSource, the leader in open source security and license compliance management, announced today a partnership with GitHub, the leading software development platform, to help developers more easily detect open source vulnerabilities in their GitHub repositories.

GitHub launched security alerts in late 2017 to notify developers about vulnerable dependencies in their public and private repositories and identify relevant fixes for JavaScript, Ruby, Java, .NET, and Python.

GitHub is now expanding the offering by partnering with WhiteSource to help broaden the coverage of potential security vulnerabilities in open source projects. WhiteSource's vulnerability data aggregates information from the National Vulnerability Database (NVD), security advisories and open source projects' issue trackers.

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