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Over the past three days, the Mend research team identified two separate attacks that published malicious packages to npm: reverse remote shell as part of typosquatting attack on the popular ‘cors’ package, and an ATO attack on the “Just Eat” organization.
Mend SCA available as an action within new DevOps service, Amazon CodeCatalyst
Why is integrating dependency management into cloud services so important, how do you manage dependencies better, and what does Mend do with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to help you achieve this?
Learn why teams that pay attention to governance by using a CSIRP are more successful at combating the continued growth of cyberattacks.
Learn all about SAST - what it is, how it works, its strengths and weaknesses, how it can be improved and what to look for in SAST tools.
Discover what a good AppSec program should look like and the best practices to implement it, according to Ori Bach, EVP of Product at Mend, and Harry Mower, Director, AWS CodeSuite.
Discover why your DevOps platform should be complemented with a security solution, learn how to achieve this, and find out how Mend’s partnership with CloudBees delivers security that safeguards your code, software, and applications.
On the PeerSpot technology review site, reviews from Mend SCA users highlighted the three top priorities that SCA users generally want: ease of use, risk mitigation, and a strong feature set and integration capabilities.
The banking industry lives and dies by being fast, accurate, and completely dependable. It’s critical that you can detect, identify, and remediate software vulnerabilities as fast as possible, to reinforce application security most effectively. This is particularly vital with open source software that is increasingly prevalent in your sector, where its use continues to grow...
For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we take a closer look at using automation to improve AppSec, as well as how to safeguard the devices you use at home.
To adopt the second principle of modern application security programs, IT teams must move beyond shift left to and learn how to shift smart.
Explaining the first principle of modern application security programs: meticulous prep and planning.
Mend Research uncovered an unusual attack in RubyGems that exploited a previously existing package with a significant number of downloads to launch a typosquatting attack.
In honor of Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Mend Research Team Lead Daniel Elkabes shares a snapshot of how the Mend research team approaches vulnerability research.
For Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Mend’s Chris Lindsey offers advice on how to solve some vexing AppSec challenges.
Learn why building a modern AppSec strategy that can support demanding development cycles while also ensuring application security is increasingly essential.
We’ve been watching the global transition to an app-driven world for some time now, as companies develop and deploy innovative software at warp speed. And we’ve also watched application security teams struggle to keep up. Many try to use yesterday’s tools for today’s AppSec reality, while others wrestle with immature application security programs. And that’s...
Another week, another supply chain incident. It’s been only nine days since the Mend research team detected the dYdX incident, and today we have detected another supply chain malicious campaign.
As a foundational element of the online world, applications are a top target for threat actors. However, traditional application security (AppSec) strategies often prove ineffective. To adapt and defend against our constantly evolving threat landscape, organizations need to build a modern AppSec strategy based on today’s digital world. Join Jeffrey Martin, VP of Outbound Product...
San Francisco-based dYdX, a widely used decentralized crypto exchange with roughly $1 billion in daily trades, has had its NPM account hacked in a software supply chain attack detected by Mend Supply Chain Defender
Software and application security and compliance can have an impact on traditional manufacturing businesses, especially those working at scale. Learn why, and how Mend has helped the manufacturer, Kärcher, meet these challenges.
While software composition analysis (SCA) has been around for years, today’s analysts are enhancing their recommendation for enterprise development teams to use the technology. One example: at the recent Gartner Security and Risk Management Summit, Gartner analyst Dale Gardner said: “Managing open-source software is the easiest and most impactful thing you can do to improve...
“The latest Gartner report recommends that security and risk management leaders adopt a composable view of application security. They should focus on orchestrating multiple application security innovations to serve as a coherent defense, rather than relying on a set of stand-alone products.” Download this report from Gartner to learn: The different application security tools that...
Rami Sass, CEO of Mend, sets out his vision in Forbes, on what enterprises should do to safeguard themselves against cybercriminals and cyberattacks.
By comparing current malicious package trends with malware’s evolution over the past 20 years, we can predict a likely future direction for malicious packages.
The Mend research team analyzes a malicious package in which the harmful code is not only in a JSON file, but is also fully encrypted.
Discover how attackers can leverage example apps/reproduction scripts to attack OSS maintainers, why this is such a serious threat, and how to stop them