Open Source Code News, Articles and Updates

How safe are apps built on Open Source? Is security traded for efficiency?

Many enterprises are embracing Open source software (OSS) at a fast pace, but do such software solutions match up against enterprises' internal applications when it comes to security, robustness, maintainability, and efficiency?

Old computing code puts millions at risk as glibc vulnerability exposed

Anyone running glibc 2.9 or above should upgrade to a later version or apply a vendor patch now as malware authors will be looking at this bug closely given its remote code execution capabilities says Carl Leonard.