How open source software took over the world

Mike Volpi Contributor Mike Volpi is a general partner at Index Ventures. Before co-founding the firm’s San Francisco office with Danny Rimer, Volpi served as the chief strategy officer at Cisco Systems. It was just 5 years ago that there was an ample dose of skepticism from investors about the viability of open source as a business … Read moreHow open source software took over the world

EU offers bounties to help find security flaws in open source tools

The bounties range from €25,000 to €90,000 (about $28,600 to $102,900) and will start expiring August 15th, 2019, although a few will last until 2020. The EU started checking open source software in earnest in 2015, when it launched the Free and Open Source Software Audit (FOSSA) in the wake of flaws found in OpenSSL … Read moreEU offers bounties to help find security flaws in open source tools