Ecosystems

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Test website security with Snyk’s newest WebPageTest integration

We are excited to announce the security integration with WebPageTest! These newly introduced data points for all tested pages enrich the existing website performance tests with further visibility into security details, such as HTTP security headers and vulnerable JavaScript libraries found on a website. We at Snyk know that web developers have many cross-cutting concerns […]

May 14, 2020

Website security score explained

Snyk launched an integration with WebPageTest that reports security insights for a website security check, along with other speed tests and performance metrics that WebPageTest provides. If you run a WebPageTest scan, you get a security score.What is this score measuring and how are we calculating it? In order to get a security score and […]

May 12, 2020

Why did is-promise happen and what can we learn from it

On the 25th of April 2020, version 2.2.0 of is-promise library on npm was released by JavaScript developer and maintainer Forbes Lindesay. Reportedly, this release caused failures in popular developer build tools used for scaffolding new projects, such as Facebook’s create-react-app, Google’s firebase-tools, angular-cli, and others. Forbes promptly addressed the problems associated with the 2.2.0 […]

April 28, 2020

Dependency management tools for Python

Managing dependencies is important to the health of your Python project. A project with properly managed dependencies reaps rewards in terms of predictability, sustainability, and security. Well managed dependencies ensure predictable behavior across local, development, and production environments. If your dependencies are well managed, you won’t find yourself on the wrong end of a long-term […]

April 15, 2020

The State of Open Source Security Survey – 2020

Snyk is currently building our annual State of Open Source Security report and we want to hear from you! Complete this brief survey to help guide our research.

March 25, 2020

Django security tips

Lucky you, you user of the web framework for perfectionists with deadlines (AKA Django). The Django team has put a lot of thought into their security practice (find security features in their documentation and their security policy is interesting too). We have summarized some of the best tips to keep your Django project secure.  Download […]

March 24, 2020

Streamline Kubernetes security in Amazon Web Services

Integration with Amazon Web Services Elastic Container Registry (ECR) is one of our most popular use cases with Snyk Container and so we’re happy to announce that we’ve made it simpler to integrate Snyk Container vulnerability scanning within your Amazon Elastic Kubernetes Service (EKS) and ECR services.  As new workloads are launched in EKS it’s […]

February 27, 2020

Snyk Announces New Rapid7 Strategic Partnership at RSA 2020

We are excited to announce our new strategic partnership with Rapid7, a leader in security analytics and automation.  

February 24, 2020

JVM Ecosystem Report 2020

Welcome to our annual JVM ecosystem report! This report presents the results of the largest annual survey on the JVM ecosystem, showing results from the survey gathering over 2000 responses in the second half of 2019. We would like to thank everyone who participated and offered their insights on Java and JVM-related topics. This report […]

February 5, 2020

36% of developers switched from Oracle JDK to an alternate OpenJDK distribution, over the last year

Welcome to our annual JVM ecosystem report! This report presents the results of the largest annual survey on the JVM ecosystem, showing results from the survey gathering over 2000 responses in the second half of 2019. We would like to thank everyone who participated and offered their insights on Java and JVM-related topics. This report […]

February 5, 2020

Kotlin overtakes Scala and Clojure, to become the 2nd most popular language on the JVM

Welcome to our annual JVM ecosystem report! This report presents the results of the largest annual survey on the JVM ecosystem, showing results from the survey gathering over 2000 responses in the second half of 2019. We would like to thank everyone who participated and offered their insights on Java and JVM-related topics. This report […]

February 5, 2020