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SDTimes News Digest: Checkmarx SCA
June 2, 2020

CxSCA is a new SaaS-based software composition analysis solution that leverages the company’s source code analysis and automation capabilities. Read More

Octopus Scanner Sinks Tentacles into GitHub Repositories
June 2, 2020

At least 26 different open-source code repositories were found to be infected with an unusual attack on the open-source software supply chain. Read More

Checkmarx Execs: Positive Momentum Drove Acquisition During COVID-19
May 27, 2020

Checkmarx's CEO speaks with tech blogger Hillel Fuld about the company's $1.15 billion acquisition in a live event organized by Startup Grind. Read More

Will Americans Opt In or Out of COVID-19 Contact Tracing?
May 22, 2020

Results from a Checkmarx study reveal consumers won't easily share their personal information with tracing apps due to concern for misuse. Read More

Device Owners Demand Opt-Out Power From COVID-19 Contact Tracing Apps
May 21, 2020

To encourage widespread acceptance of Bluetooth-based COVID-19 contact tracing applications, Checkmarx research finds that developers should allow consumers to opt out of data sharing at any time. Read More

Apple, Google Delivered COVID-19 Tracing Tech – Will Users Share Data?
May 21, 2020

About 48% of those participating in a survey by Checkmarx say they are either unlikely or will refuse to opt-in to COVID-19 contact-tracing apps. Read More

Morning Cybersecurity Newsletter – Skepticism of Tracing
May 21, 2020

New Checkmarx research finds that nearly half of Americans are unlikely to, or will refuse to, opt-in to COVID-19 contact tracing apps. Read More

MSSP Alert Newsletter: May 21, 2020
May 21, 2020

Exclusive Networks ME has announced its partnership with Checkmarx, a software security solutions firm for DevOps. Read More

Bringing Your Retail AppSec Strategy Up to Par
May 19, 2020

Checkmarx's Matt Rose explains how retail must prioritize AppSec in the midst of our society's ongoing digital transformation. Read More

Keep Your Eyes Open When Using Third-Party Components
May 3, 2020

Checkmarx's Chris Brennan highlights risks associated with open source software and the value of Software Composition Analysis solutions. Read More

Why Switzerland is Lagging Behind in the Field of Automation
April 29, 2020

Checkmarx's Andreas Oswald discusses his background at Checkmarx, the importance of AST automation, and why software security is needed now more than ever due to COVID. Read More

Google, Apple’s Contact-Tracing System Open to Cyberattacks
April 29, 2020

Checkmarx's Erez Yalon discusses security and privacy concerns with the rollout of COVID-19 contact tracing applications. Read More

Cleaning Those Tough to Reach Digital Identity Stains
April 28, 2020

Three vendors in application security pitch their solutions, with CISOs voting on their favorite pitch. Read More

10 Standout Security M&A Deals from Q1 2020
April 17, 2020

The first quarter of 2020 brought investments in enterprise IoT and endpoint security, as well as billion-dollar investments from private equity firms. Read More

10 Standout Security M&A Deals from Q1 2020
April 17, 2020

The first quarter of 2020 brought investments in enterprise IoT and endpoint security, as well as billion-dollar investments from private equity firms. Read More

Checkmarx Offers Free 45-Day Codebashing Trial
April 14, 2020

Checkmarx is offering 45 days of free access to its secure coding solution – Codebashing. Read More

Free Resources for Work-From-Home Employees During COVID-19
April 14, 2020

Some security vendors are stepping up to help organizations better protect their networks as employees must suddenly work from home. Read More

List of Free Software and Services During Coronavirus Outbreak
April 14, 2020

To assist a new wave of remote works and get some publicity at the same time, many software developers and service providers have started to offer free licenses or enhanced... Read More

The Security Landscape Brings New Challenges and Greater Demand
April 10, 2020

The past year witnessed some of the biggest data breaches of all time and the rapid proliferation of APIs have created new challenges in approaching the security landscape as a developer. Read More

Direct Lenders Support Existing Investments but Open for Opportunities
April 2, 2020

Firms that lend to small and mid-sized companies are looking to shore up existing investments. Read More

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