Securing Your Open Source Software Supply Chain

This article originally appeared on the Red Hat blog. To read the original in its entirety, click HERE. As an engineer on the Supply Chain team, the more I dive into software development, the more I have come to understand…

6 Security Tips for Open Source Developers

For many, writing a computer program isn’t that hard—it simply requires a certain amount of structural and logical thinking and a clear understanding of the syntax of the language you are using. Developing software with a greater security posture adds an…

Digital Transformation and the Revolutionary Power of Data on Display at the 2021 Red Hat Government Symposium

On November 16, 2021, Red Hat will be sponsoring its annual Red Hat Government Symposium, which promises to bring together, “top IT leaders from federal, state, and local agencies, as well as industry partners and Red Hat experts,” to discuss…

The “Source” in “Open Source” Projects is Not Always Code

If someone says “open source” to you today, you will probably fill in the rest of the phrase with “…software.” Someone like me, who works for Red Hat, is bound to do this too, if only out of habit.  Since…

The Challenges of Open Source Software and How to Solve Them

This article was originally published on the Checkmarx Blog. To read the original article in its entirety, click HERE. Although software is significantly changing our work, home, and personal lives, many don’t realize that today’s software is made up of…

Twelve Factors for Measuring an Open Source Community’s Health

A healthy open source community is one that demonstrates open practices, uses open infrastructure, and cultivates an open culture with the goal of becoming more sustainable. But even for the most seasoned community architects, measuring an open source community’s health…

Three Changes That Can Help Secure the World’s Code

This article was contributed by Erica Anderson of GitHub. It was originally published on the GitHub blog and is available in its entirety HERE. We all play a role in securing the world’s code. No one company can solve things…

 

 

 

We launched GovDevSecOpsHub to focus on the next evolution of application development, DevSecOps, which brings cybersecurity teams and tools into the development process sooner so that applications are more secure and safeguarded against cyber threats.

In  GovDevSecOpsHub we’ll look at the evolution from traditional software and application development to the DevOps model. We’ll talk about the importance of moving from DevOps to DevSecOps. We’ll highlight the technologies and cultural changes necessary to make this shift happen. And we’ll profile government organizations and executives that are the “boots on the ground” as the government pivots towards the DevSecOps model.