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Introducing Patchwork: Dependency Monitoring for Open Source Packages

Like many leading technology companies, Factual’s engineering teams leverage open source code to avoid reinventing the wheel. As great as these open source packages are, they introduce their own set of challenges: Exposure to vulnerabilities from known security exploits Inclusion of buggy code Technical debt from reliance on unmaintained libraries Increasingly painful maintenance as versions get...