So another project to shut down in a couple of yrs
Google has a plan — and a new product plus a partnership with developer-focused security shop Snyk — that attempts to make it easier for enterprises to secure their open source software dependencies. The new service, announced today at the Google Cloud Security Summit, is called Assured Open Source Software. We're told it will …
Tuesday 17th May 2022 18:20 GMT iron
Wednesday 18th May 2022 00:17 GMT OhForF'
While Google has a lot of skilled software engineers and i applaud every effort in helping to manage dependencies especially for FOSS libraries i do not think giving Google more influence in the IT world is beneficial.
I consider my data and data about me to be mine to control and not something for Meta/Google (or Amazone or other big palyers) to collect and monetize.
Even with actively going out of my way to avoid giving them more data they know more about me than i'd like so i consider Google's data collecting to be an evil thing.
"Do no evil" doesn't work if their business model is something i consider evil - Google will obviously have a different definition of "evil".
A new "industry standard" and best practice that says i can only use stuff blessed by Google?
Thank you , but no, doesn't work for me.