How To Determine What Your Open-Source Risks Look Like

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Contrast: Jeff Williams, Damian Horner, Katharine Watson

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38% of open-source libraries are active and only 12% of classes within them are actually invoked in applications. Discover key findings recently published in Contrast Security's “2021 State of Open-Source Security Report.” Attendees will learn ... • The average number of libraries in individual applications • The average age of library versions and how this dramatically ratchets up risk • The total number of vulnerabilities found in libraries • The presence of potential licensing issues in open source used in applications • Strategies and tactics organizations can employ to mitigate open-source risks • And more …

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