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Cyber security audits top due diligence checklists

In a study by (ISC)2, all executives and M&A professionals surveyed agreed that cyber security audits have become standard practice in tech due diligence.

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[Webinars] Evidence-based security, design and code quality in tech M&A

Learn how to improve software security using evidence-based standards, and why you should inspect design and code quality during technical due diligence.

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[Webinar] Black Duck Legal Certification Course

Learn about software due diligence and how to answer your clients’ open source questions in our Black Duck Legal Certification Course.

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Quantifying software quality risks in tech M&A

Tech M&A typically evaluates security and legal risks, but what about software quality risks? Poor code and architecture quality can have a lasting impact.

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[Webinar] M&A tech due diligence from the seller’s perspective

In technology M&A transactions, what do buyers need, and what can sellers do to prepare? We discuss how to prepare for the M&A tech due diligence process.

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Let’s Talk Licenses: Beware the Beerware License

Many companies are relaxed about reusing software under the Beerware License and similar open source licenses. But not all such licenses are created equal.

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Open source audits: The secret ingredient for successful M&A

Identifying open source in the target’s codebase is essential to M&A transactions involving software. Open source audits go far beyond what SCA can provide.

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[Webinars] Software supply chain and open source scans

Learn how different open source scans create different value for M&A transactions, and how binary analysis can help you secure your software supply chain.

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Top 3 operational open source risk factors

Consider these three operational open source risk factors when using open source components: version currency, version proliferation, and project activity.

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[Webinars] Tech due diligence and AppSec tools for developers

Learn how to manage your software asset risk in tech due diligence, and discover AppSec tools and techniques to enable your developers to build security in.

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