Sonatype debuts latest to protect the world's enterprise software applications from security, compliance, and licensing threats
Published: January 30, 2014 12:52
Today, 90 percent of the typical enterprise application is comprised of open source building blocks, known as components. These reusable components allow for great speed, efficiency and innovation. The downside is that without proper insight and governance, organizations risk crippling attacks, licensing liability, and compliance exposure. 71 percent of applications contain components with known security flaws classified as severe or critical and an alarming 76 percent of all organizations have no component management policies in-place.