Meet Azeem Shaikh, Senior Software Engineer, Google. Maintainers play a vital role in the OpenSSF and the Linux Foundation and we think you should get a chance to meet some of the amazing individuals powering open source software (OSS) security initiatives. Over the next few weeks we’ll be featuring maintainers and contributors and hearing how they came to the community, what their experiences have been like, and what advice they have for others.
Along the River Liffey in Dublin, Ireland we hosted OpenSSF Day EU at the Open Source Summit Europe earlier this month where community members gathered together to discuss the challenges, big-picture solutions, ongoing work and successes in securing the open source software (OSS) supply chain.
The August OpenSSF Town Hall brought together the open source community to hear the latest and greatest about the work going on to secure the open source software supply chain. Both the Town Hall slide deck and event recording are available for you to view.
We’re pleased to announce we will be hosting the second ever OpenSSF Day at Open Source Summit Europe on Tuesday, September 13th. This is your chance to find out what the OpenSSF community is doing to secure the open source ecosystem and how you can get involved.
At the next virtual OpenSSF Town Hall you will get an in-depth tour of several key initiatives and find out how to get involved yourself in the exciting work of the OpenSSF.
The first ever OpenSSF Day at the Open Source Summit North America (OSS NA) was a big success. On June 20th, we gathered in Austin, Texas and online to understand how to solve some of the biggest security challenges in the open source industry, steps being taken, and what’s next.
The Linux Foundation released a new podcast series, “The Untold Stories of Open Source.” Join us each week as we meet the people behind the code, discover their often unconventional journey to the world of open source, and learn the challenges they faced along the way.