GitHub launches beta passwordless authentication
Opting in lets GitHub users upgrade security keys to passkeys, and use those in place of both passwords and 2FA methods.
Appdome partners with GitHub to build mobile software
Appdome and GitHub announce their integration in order to accelerate the delivery of secure mobile apps globally.
Rising demand for security in software development
Key trends are the prioritisation of security and governance and the emergence of AI in software development and security workflows.
IWD 2023: How open source and AI can solve Australia’s skills shortage
Demand for developers continues to outstrip supply, and this mismatch poses a major threat to Australian companies looking to compete on the world stage.
Investment in open source to skyrocket in next five years
Technology is critical in business, government, social development, and so much more—and open source is all too often at the forefront of what’s next.
Iran-sponsored group using GitHub to deploy custom malware
The Secureworks Counter Threat Unit (CTU) has uncovered a subgroup of Iranian Cobalt Mirage using GitHub to store and deploy malware.
GitHub report reveals thriving open source community trends
Github’s latest report on the state of open source software has revealed some surprising new trends that are impacting and shaping the developer world.
GitHub Universe: company unveils new enterprise products
GitHub has announced a range of new products designed to accelerate the company's push into major enterprises at its San Francisco event.
NowSecure announces new GitHub integration for mobile apps
NowSecure has unveiled the GitHub Action for Mobile Software Bill of Materials (SBOM), an offering integrated into GitHub Action Dependency Graph.
Salesforce resets user passwords as GitHub breach investigation continues
Salesforce is increasing its security measures after a recent GitHub breach incident investigation reported in Heroku.
GitHub releases updates to Actions for better workflows
GitHub has released three new features for GitHub Actions to assist teams of all sizes to work faster at scale and enable increased productivity.
GitHub Advisory Database opens to community contributions
The move allows anyone to contribute security information to advisories to better secure software supply chains.
GitHub rolls out a preview of substantial platform changes
GitHub has announced the rollout of a technology preview with substantial code searching improvements.
Datadog & Snyk integrate vulnerability management into GitHub
GitHub’s vice president of product management, Jeremy Epling, says that IT is increasingly relying on developers for security, testing, and responsibility for production operations.
GitHub hosts more than 56 million developers in 2020
Developers have added more than 1.9 billion contributions, as well as more than 60 million repositories.
GitHub shares 'greatest hits' open source repositories with historic libraries
Barely 12 months after launching an initiative to preserve open source software for future generations, GitHub is now sharing these collections with major libraries around the world.
GitHub spruces up mobile platform as devs leave their desks behind
GitHub says these developments reflect the fact that more developers are turning to mobile apps to get their coding done.
GitHub's code vulnerability scanning tool now generally available
GitHub has recently rolled out code scanning to help developers detect and prevent vulnerabilities from popping up in their open source and enterprise code.
Microsoft, LinkedIn and GitHub make significant headway on digital skills initiative
Microsoft, LinkedIn and GitHub have reached 10 million learners globally since announcing their digital skills initiative. The ultimate aim is to help 25 million people worldwide gain more digital skills in 2020.
ZCoin launches new crowdfunding system to decentralise funding
"As a privacy project, decentralisation is essential for long term sustainability which includes governance and funding."
Australia 13th largest user of open source in the world
Australia is the 13th largest user of open source in the world, a new report released by GitHub has revealed.
Google's Federated Learning tech gets privacy enhancements
We look at the new differential privacy library that Google has open sourced
GitHub amps up vulnerability reporting capabilities
GitHub has announced new capabilities that make it easier for developers to report vulnerabilities directly from their repositories.
GitHub Classroom will now work with Google Classroom & more
GitHub’s learning platform GitHub Classroom will now work with popular student platforms including Canvas, Google Classroom, and Moodle.