Israeli Company WhiteSource Purchases Europe Croatian DefenseCode, the news has spread since the middle of February, 2022.
In regards to this news, E-SPIN Group calls upon our existing end customers and channel partners who are affected by the WhiteSource acquisition to keep calm and let E-SPIN provides the migration path for the affected legacy product ThunderScan SAST and WebStrike DAST, where at the time we are writing this notice, ThunderScan SAST will be absorbed into and become WhiteSource SAST, and WebStrike DAST, as per the email clarification, WhiteSource’s Peter Nielsen reply officially decided End of Life (EoL) of the product. In another word, DefenseCode is end of business.
E-SPIN Group is a total and full solution Application Security Testing (AST) for the enterprise customers for full seamless integration or point solution adoption, having existed in the market for over 17 years (since 2005), working with world class best of breed application security testing (AST) vendors for a variety of use cases, across the region and countries E-SPIN do business.
Legacy ThunderScan SAST (now will be absorbed into WhiteSource SAST), for those who prefer to continue after existing licenses expire, you are more than welcome to seek for E-SPIN assistance on the renewal process for migration to other alternative product without issue with Israel trade restriction impose by lot of Islamic related countries. For instance, Bank Negara Malaysia impose ACT to restricted to dealings with specified person – which mean the State of Israel or its governmental organization, authority or agency; or any citizen or permenant resident or incorporation business. For full detailed, please refer the link information give. For those who are not, kindly consult with E-SPIN for our multiple options of both on cloud and on premise static application security testing (SAST) brand products with range of functionalities and license schemes for migrating over.
Legacy WebStrike DAST (formerly known as WebScanner in earlier version), as from the WhiteSource’s Peter Nielsen email response dated 4-Mar-2022, End of Life (EoL). “All existing support contracts will be respected for the contract term. Between now and the end of support date the product will be in maintenance mode (bug/security fixes to be provided as needed).” For those who are affected by this, please discuss with E-SPIN for varieties of both on cloud or on premise dynamic application security testing (DAST) functionalities and license schemes you may be interested in migrating over.
E-SPIN Group in the enterprise ICT solution supply, consultancy, project management, training and maintenance for corporation and government agencies did business across the region and via the channel. Feel free to contact E-SPIN for your project requirement and inquiry. Application Security Testing (AST) has been one of the main pillars of domain solution portfolio E-SPIN delivery in the market, whether as total solution or point solution basis, together with E-SPIN value added services (VAS).
Another close related focus domain will be E-SPIN Enterprise Vulnerability Management, Pentesting, Red Teaming & Cyberwarfare. For know more about E-SPIN Ecosystem World Solution Portfolio Overview, you may read from this link.