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November 01, 2019
Atlassian's CISO believes that eventually, application security mechanisms will be absorbed completely into Agile and DevOps tools -- including his own company's products.
August 22, 2019
The Confidential Computing Consortium mobilizes hardware vendors, cloud providers, developers and open source experts with the Linux Foundation to find ways to secure data in use.
April 05, 2019
A REST API for SmartBear LoadNinja enables development teams to add load testing directly into their CI/CD workflows to automate performance testing for developers.
February 21, 2019
GitHub's bug bounty program for 2019 increases the reward money for researchers who find security vulnerabilities in the company's code.
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