2019-09-19T08:39:00Z

What do you like most about WhiteSource?


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What do you like most about WhiteSource?

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Real User

The most valuable feature is the unified JAR to scan for all langs (wss-scanner jar).

2020-01-16T08:31:00Z
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Top 20Real User

With the fix suggestions feature, not only do you get the specific trace back to where the vulnerability is within your code, but you also get fix suggestions.

2020-01-07T12:57:00Z
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Top 10Real User

The reporting capability gives us the option to generate an open-source license report in a single click, which gets all copyright and license information, including dependencies.

2020-01-06T10:07:00Z
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Top 5Real User

It gives us full visibility into what we're using, what needs to be updated, and what's vulnerable, which helps us make better decisions.

2019-12-31T07:22:00Z
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Top 5Real User

Our dev team uses the fix suggestions feature to quickly find the best path for remediation.

2019-12-26T12:47:00Z
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Top 10Real User

For us, the most valuable tool was open-source licensing analysis.

2019-12-23T12:59:00Z
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Vendor

Attribution and license due diligence reports help us with aggregating the necessary data that we, in turn, have to provide to satisfy the various licenses copyright and component usage disclosures in our software.

2019-12-12T22:32:00Z
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Top 20Real User

The most valuable features are the reporting, customizing libraries "In-house, White list, license selection", comparing the products/projects, and License & Copyright resolution.

2019-12-12T14:38:00Z
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Top 5LeaderboardReal User

The most valuable feature is the inventory, where it compiles a list of all of the third-party libraries that we have on our estate.

2019-09-19T08:39:00Z
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