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Docker BuildKit 0.11 adds supply chain security features and more

Docker has added supply chain security features to BuildKit, the build component of the Docker Engine, including provenance […]

The biggest blocker to DevSecOps? Security teams and devs not getting on: Report

A new DevSecOps survey of enterprises says that only 28 percent of CISOs are confident that production applications […]

Spring developers excited about Project Loom and Spring Native – but SOAP hangs on

VMware has released its annual survey of Spring developers, finding high interest in Project Loom (lightweight threads for […]

EU’s proposed CE mark for software could have dire impact on open source

The EU’s proposed Cyber Resilience Act (CRA), which aims to “bolster cybersecurity rules to ensure more secure hardware […]

Rust has no formal specification and it is time that was fixed, says team which ‘longs for formalized type system’

The Rust team will work on formalizing its type system under a process expected to be complete by […]

New Visual Studio preview has intent-based suggestions, spell check and Markdown editor but devs push for new designer

Microsoft has released preview 3 of Visual Studio 17.5, with new features including a spell checker for comments, […]

JetBrains survey: developers 91% male, 73% experience burnout, more liking Rust and Go

Tools vendor JetBrains has published its annual survey of development trends, this time based on responses from around […]

Application security: Survey finds JavaScript beats Java and .NET with fewer flaws, faster fixes

A survey of millions of applications submitted for analysis showed that nearly 75 percent have security flaws, that […]

CircleCI security incident report: customer secrets stolen, unauthorised access to GitHub repos and third-party systems

DevOps player CircleCI has published details of the security incident that forced it to warn cloud customers to […]

Swift will get a new Foundation framework with “no more wrapped C code”

Apple’s Swift language will get a new open source Foundation framework – used in almost all Swift projects […]