What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Open Source

An overview of open source licensing and management

In the 2019 Open Source Security and Risk Analysis report, we noted that over 96% of the codebases we audited contained open source. Of those, 85% contained license compliance issues. As a lawyer, you’re responsible for protecting your company and your clients against risk, including the risk associated with open source.

This free white paper provides an essential overview of what you need to know about open source licensing and management.

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  • The history and risk of open source software
  • Open source license types and their obligations
  • The security implications of open source vulnerabilities
  • Practical advice for helping your organization or clients 
What Every Lawyer Needs to Know About Open Source Licensing and Management