VersionEye added National Vulnerability Database (NVD) as Security Data Source #8 for Open Source Components

To further improve fine granular VersionEye Security Alerts for reliable Open Source usage

has the VersionEye team integrated National Vulnerability Database (NVD)  as source #8  for potential security vulnerabilities which complements other data sources like i.e. VictimsDB which may not always include aproporiate warnings like for this examples:

NVD integration is based on mapping between Common Platform Enumeration (CPE) Dictionary and Maven which will be further improved using the OWASP framework and becoming available – like VersionEye itself –  under Open Source License.

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