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SecurityRWD – GitHub Secret-Scanning Could Create False Sense of Security

Microsoft recently announced they would be adding another layer of security to their popular code repository, GitHub, by scanning for "secrets" (API tokens, access keys, etc. inadvertently saved in the platform). However, as Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team discuss, this positive first step shouldn't lull developers into a false sense of security. Listen in to hear why it's so important not to let your guard down when securing critical cloud apps and data.
Kilian Englert
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Last updated April 7, 2022

Microsoft recently announced they would be adding another layer of security to their popular code repository, GitHub, by scanning for "secrets" (API tokens, access keys, etc. inadvertently saved in the platform).

However, as Kilian Englert and Ryan O'Boyle from the Varonis Cloud Architecture team discuss, this positive first step shouldn't lull developers into a false sense of security. Listen in to hear why it's so important not to let your guard down when securing critical cloud apps and data.

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