Open Source Security 

Linux Foundation Restructuring CII Security Effort for Scale

The CTO of the Linux Foundation discusses how the governance structure for the Core Infrastructure Initiative is changing to promote better security. [VIDEO]



Startup Spotlight: Twistlock's Container Security

Given a dearth of companies focused on container security, it's no surprise that Twistlock, a container security startup founded by Microsoft veterans, recently raised $10 million.

Room for Application Security Improvement

Application security suffers from the indiscriminate use of open source software components, finds Sonatype research.

How to Encrypt a Flash Drive Using VeraCrypt

Many security experts prefer open source software like VeraCrypt, which can be used to encrypt flash drives, because of its readily available source code.

Better Security through Benchmarks

Security by the Numbers aims to offer comparative benchmarks that help companies understand how their security postures stack up against their peers.

What Are Your Container Security Options?

As with any nascent technology, container security is a concern. Three initiatives can help organizations boost container security.

Are There Open Source Vulnerability Assessment Options?

Though some early open source vulnerability assessment tools went the proprietary route, you do still have open source options.

10 Open Source Vulnerability Assessment Tools

Open source vulnerability assessment tools are a great option for organizations that want to save money or customize tools to suit their needs.

Open Source Software's Role in Breach Prevention and Detection

While proprietary vendors dominate the intrusion prevention and detection market, open source software plays a key role.

5 Big Improvements in Wireshark

It's now even easier to use the open source Wireshark tool to analyze network traffic at the packet level, thanks to a recent upgrade.

10 Open Source Pentest Tools

Security pros rely heavily on pentest tools. Here are 10 useful ones and, bonus, they are open source.