Sustainability and security: it’s time to connect the dots

A presentation at Upstream by Tobie Langel

Over the past years we’ve seen an acceleration of security issues across all of open source, so much so that software supply chain attacks and open source security have caught the White House’s attention.

Current approaches have been focused on fixing the symptoms.

It’s time that we realize that improving the situation durably will require a more holistic approach that considers sustainability, community health, and project lifecycles as key to open source security.