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March 13, 2023

Vulnerability Remediation and Mitigation: Overviewing the Realities of Runtime Application Security

Vulnerability remediation is the process of finding and fixing security vulnerabilities in your systems—and it’s an especially important discipline in the world of software supply chain security. Due to the complexities of large organizational systems and lack of available resources, most codebases have known, exploitable vulnerabilities in their runtime applications. This leads to frustration...

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Snyk vs MergeBase: What’s the Best Software Composition Analysis (SCA) Tool?

02, Mar 2023 0
Snyk is the most well-known (and widely marketed) SCA tool in the cyber security industry today—but your application’s security shouldn’t be settled by a popularity contest. Choosing a software composition analysis tool is an important decision that will affect your cybersecurity for years to come. But since the product category is relatively new, it can be difficult to evaluate your options and understand what sets the best solutions apart. This comparison evaluates Snyk and MergeBase on five capabilities that companies find most important when choosing an SCA tool. (If you’d like to see our analysis of all the major SCA solutions side by side, check out our SCA buyer’s guide.

Mend (formerly WhiteSource) vs. MergeBase: A Side-by-side Software Composition Analysis Tool Comparison

28, Feb 2023 0
In May of 2022, longstanding SCA solution and leader in application security WhiteSource rebranded as Mend. Mend is still one of the most widely used SCA tools in the cybersecurity world and a common candidate when companies consider a new SCA solution—but is it right for you? Choosing a software composition analysis tool is an important decision that will affect your cybersecurity for years to come. But since the product category is relatively new, it can be difficult to evaluate your options and understand what sets the best solutions apart. This comparison evaluates Mend and MergeBase on five capabilities that companies find most important when choosing an SCA tool.

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20, Feb 2023 0
The majority of software supply chain attacks involve Java-based systems. However, the complexity of third-party libraries, which often make up 80-90% of applications, makes them hard to scan, review and analyze. This is where MergeBase’s Java Runtime Protection comes in as a unique capability in the industry. MergeBase’s SCA Runtime Protection provides visibility into the"...
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