WhiteSource Releases New Vulnerability based Alerts

By StartUp City | Thursday, November 12, 2020

The rapid increase in the volume of published security vulnerabilities over the past few years presents DevOps, development, and security teams with the challenge of addressing an ever-increasing list of security vulnerabilities without slowing down development.

FREMONT, CA: WhiteSource, a specialist in open source security and license compliance management software, has declared its new Vulnerability Based Alerts feature, offering users an advanced way to triage open source security alerts as well as manage them faster and more easily.

The rapid increase in the volume of published security vulnerabilities over the past few years presents DevOps, development, and security teams with the challenge of addressing an ever-increasing list of security vulnerabilities without slowing down development. The new Vulnerability Based Alerts feature can allow teams to save time and decrease their effort when addressing security vulnerabilities.

The Vulnerability Based Alerts feature improves user experience by offering developers the flexibility when managing alerts, as well as giving a more granular view of the issues. Teams get more control as well as increased visibility in the alerts management process, enabling an enhanced and improved alerts analysis process.

"The number of known security vulnerabilities has been rising exponentially over the past few years, and teams need enhanced tools to help them easily deal with the drastic increase in vulnerability alerts." said David Habusha, VP Product at WhiteSource. "With Vulnerability Based Alerts, WhiteSource users get the increased visibility and control that they need in order to quickly address the most urgent issues without slowing down the pace of development."

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