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Snyk vs WhiteSource: What are the differences?

What is Snyk? Fix vulnerabilities in Node & npm dependencies with a click. Fix vulnerabilities in Node & npm dependencies with a click.

What is WhiteSource? *Continuously monitoring open source libraries for vulnerabilities *. It automatically identifies all the open source components and dependencies in your build by constant and automatic cross-referencing of your open source components.

Snyk and WhiteSource belong to "Dependency Monitoring" category of the tech stack.

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    What is Snyk?

    Automatically find & fix vulnerabilities in your code, containers, Kubernetes, and Terraform

    What is WhiteSource?

    The leading solution for agile open source security and license compliance management, WhiteSource integrates with the DevOps pipeline to detect vulnerable open source libraries in real-time.

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