Describe who the software is best for - their role(s) within what kind of companies.
The rise in open source usage has led to a dramatic rise in open source vulnerabilities, demanding that development teams address the rapidly evolving issue of open source security.
WhiteSource helps software and security teams that rely on open source components to discover vulnerabilities easily, and address it FAST.
Our platform integrates into every step of your SDLC, helping developers, security professionals and DevOps experts.
To check out how it works go to this product sheet: https://resources.whitesourcesoftware.com/product-datasheets/whitesource-software-composition-analysis-datasheet
How does this software benefit them?
Automatically identify open source in your product:
WhiteSource's agile solution discovers all open source components in your code, including dependencies.
Get real-time alerts on open source vulnerabilities:
Get alerts when a vulnerable component is added to your build, or when a new CVE the impacts your software is released.
Fix vulnerabilities before they endanger your software:
Get notifications when a new version or a patch that fixes one of your vulnerable components is released.
Continuously monitor, even after release:
We continuously monitor your released product versions, based on your latest inventory report, so you can proactively fix issues before your customers notice.
How technical do users need to be to use the software?
It really depends what you're looking to achieve using an open source security solution.
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If you're looking to generate reports on your open source security usage - it will not require any technical background.
If you're looking to use the suggested fixes data to remediate open source vulnerabilities - you would need to access the code.
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