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StackHawk announces native dynamic application and API security testing for GitHub
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cyber security

StackHawk announces native dynamic application and API security testing for GitHub

StackHawk’s DAST solution spots vulnerabilities within developers' GitHub projects
13 Aug 2021
GitHub is opening Codespaces to enterprises
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software development

GitHub is opening Codespaces to enterprises

Organizations can now use browser-based coding system
12 Aug 2021
GitHub Copilot is an AI tool that helps devs to write better code
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software development

GitHub Copilot is an AI tool that helps devs to write better code

The company said it could aid engineers with their work and encourage more people to explore software development
30 Jun 2021
GitHub bug bounty payouts surpass $1.5 million
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Development

GitHub bug bounty payouts surpass $1.5 million

The Microsoft-owned company's bounty programme, which launched on HackerOne in 2016, awarded more than $500,000 in the last 12 months
28 Jun 2021
How to download from GitHub
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Development

How to download from GitHub

Here’s how to clone publicly available repositories and files on GitHub
16 Apr 2021
GitHub bug saw users logged into others users’ accounts
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Security

GitHub bug saw users logged into others users’ accounts

The Microsoft-owned firm invalidated all authenticated sessions “out of an abundance of caution”
9 Mar 2021
GitHub walks back Jewish employee’s termination for using “Nazi” on Slack
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Business operations

GitHub walks back Jewish employee’s termination for using “Nazi” on Slack

An independent investigator found “significant errors of judgement” in the termination
19 Jan 2021
GitHub: Open source vulnerabilities can go undetected for four years
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Security

GitHub: Open source vulnerabilities can go undetected for four years

GitHub research finds that time between vulnerability detection and fix must shorten
3 Dec 2020
GitHub is now free for all developer teams
Development

GitHub is now free for all developer teams

The cost-free rung, featuring unlimited private repositories, is targeted mainly at small teams and startups
15 Apr 2020
Getting started with Git
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software development

Getting started with Git

The system behind GitHub can be used for more than just version control
25 Mar 2020
Microsoft plans to integrate npm with GitHub following acquisition
programming languages

Microsoft plans to integrate npm with GitHub following acquisition

The JavaScript platform will undergo a host of improvements, with the community given a stronger voice
17 Mar 2020
GitGuardian, the security startup hunting down online secrets to keep companies safe from hackers
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GitGuardian, the security startup hunting down online secrets to keep companies safe from hackers

More than 3,000 company credentials unwittingly end up online everyday. GitGuardian helps firms plug these leaks
29 Nov 2019
Github launches ‘Patreon for coders’
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Github launches ‘Patreon for coders’

Github Sponsor tool allow fans to financially support open source devs
24 May 2019
EC approves Microsoft's purchase of GitHub
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open source

EC approves Microsoft's purchase of GitHub

The European Commission declared the merger would not be anti-competitive
22 Oct 2018
Microsoft bought GitHub to rebuild devs trust, says new CEO
Development

Microsoft bought GitHub to rebuild devs trust, says new CEO

Devs won’t be forced to use Microsoft logins, says ex-Xamarin boss
8 Jun 2018
Github weathers world's largest DDoS attack
distributed denial of service (DDOS)

Github weathers world's largest DDoS attack

The site had just ten minutes of downtime
2 Mar 2018