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Cloud security provider Aqua Security has delivered a major update to Trivy, its unified scanner for cloud native security.

Published in Security

A survey conducted for cloud security provider Aqua Security found that nearly 70% of chief information security officers at big US companies believe open source security solutions provide a faster way to secure their environments.

Published in Security
Friday, 22 April 2022 10:57

Odoo to open Aus office

All-in-one SME business software provider Odoo will open its first Australian office next month.

Published in Development

South African developer Jonathan Carter has been elected as the leader of the Debian GNU/Linux project for a third year, defeating two others in the poll which concluded on 16 April.

Published in Open Source

GUEST INTERVIEW: Bonitasoft was founded in 2009 with the goal of democratising the use of business process management technology. iTWire spoke to co-founder Miguel Valdés Faura.

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COMPANY NEWS: Software intelligence company Dynatrace today announced it has been named a leader in the 2022 GigaOm Radar for Cloud Observability Solutions. The report evaluated solution providers based on a range of key criteria, including technical capabilities, product roadmap, innovation, and ability to execute. GigaOm placed Dynatrace in its Leaders Circle because of its uniquely comprehensive approach, which combines deep and broad observability, continuous runtime application security, and advanced AIOps to deliver answers and intelligent automation from data in increasingly complex, cloud-native environments. In addition, GigaOm awarded Dynatrace the highest possible scores across all categories in the radar's key criteria for evaluating cloud observability solutions.

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GitHub, the home to millions upon millions of open-source software projects, has provided new GitHub Actions features to re-run failed jobs or single jobs, to inner source automation, and to control access of self-hosted runner groups.

Published in Open Source

Back in October 2020, Microsoft released a version of its Edge browser for Linux, which I thought was a pretty decent effort.

Published in Open Sauce

The OpenSSL project, an open-source cryptographic library, has released a fix for a serious vulnerability present in versions 1.0.2, 1.1.1 and 3.0.

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The maintainer of the node-ipc package, a node.js module for local and remote inter-process communication, added code to some of its nested dependencies, resulting in files on computers with Russian or Belarussian IPs being wiped, a security firm claims.

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GUEST OPINION: The cyberthreat landscape is constantly evolving as attackers use new techniques to gain access to their targets.

Published in Guest Opinion
Thursday, 17 March 2022 11:12

Three candidates in running to be Debian leader

Three developers have put their hands up to contest for the post of leader of the Debian GNU/Linux project, an annual exercise for the community GNU/Linux distribution.

Published in Open Source

A developer who had more than two decades of service in the Debian GNU/Linux project was stripped of his status in December leading to him deciding to leave the project.

Published in Open Source

The cloud data platform, Snowflake, is to extend its capabilities to include easy, rapid, scriptable web-based app development features with its intention to acquire Streamlit, an open-source Python based app development toolkit.

Published in Data

GitHub announced today there's a new hubber on deck. Sharryn Napier joins as VP of sales, APAC and has her eyes firmly fixed on how to help enterprise and government clients use GitHub to get to market sooner.

Published in People Moves
Thursday, 10 February 2022 07:25

Accelerate your Kubernetes journey with Devtron

It's easy to see why Kubernetes is popular; it's a flexible, scalable, open-source platform that streamlines the task of managing containers. Yet, it can also be complex to learn and debug. Enter Devtron Labs, a DevOps accelerator providing open-source intelligent software delivery workflow, delivering seamless, simple, scalable, and secure Kubernetes transformation.

Published in Open Source

Cloud computing is well and truly entrenched, and with it, software developers are increasingly expected to create and deploy cloud-based services and APIs. There’s a new programming language on the block, Ballerina, which makes it easier for developers to integrate cloud-native services, data, transactions, and processes, in both a pro-code and low-code form.

Published in Cloud
Thursday, 03 February 2022 17:21

LibreOffice 7.3 Community arrives

LibreOffice 7.3 Community has been released, and this new version of the open source productivity suite features a large number of improvements to help users migrating from Microsoft Office to LibreOffice, or when exchanging documents.

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GitHub continues its ongoing investment in account security and developer experience by adding a 2FA mechanism in GitHub Mobile on iOS and Android. This provides another authentication option alongside the existing security keys, WebAuthn, one-time passcode, and SMS options.

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