WhiteSource Integrates with JetBrains Pycharm and Webstorm
January 18, 2021
WhiteSource Advise support for JetBrains' PyCharm and WebStorm integrated
development environments (IDEs) has been introduced. These new integrations
provide PyCharm and WebStorm developers with real-time visibility and control on
problematic open source components from within their preferred development
WhiteSource Advise can now alert developers about vulnerable open source
components from inside their PyCharm and WebStorm IDE. These seamless
integrations empower developers to address open source security issues very
early in the development process and resolve them easily, shortening release
cycles, and saving valuable time and resources.
happy to continue to expand our shift left support for additional JetBrains IDEs,"
said David Habusha, VP Product at WhiteSource. "Now WhiteSource can help
developers using PyCharm and WebStorm to quickly and easily address open source
security issues by detecting open source vulnerabilities, and help to resolve
them without having to leave their native environment."
JetBrains offers a number of developer tools, and includes Kotlin, the popular
open source programming language that has become Google's preferred development
tool for Android. With over nine million users spanning over 200 countries and
territories worldwide, WhiteSource's support JetBrains' empowers developers to
continue to code securely and efficiently.
With this new addition, WhiteSource now supports six popular environments: the
top JetBrains IDEs (IntelliJ IDEA, PyCharm, and WebStorm), plus Visual Studio,
Visual Studio Code, and Eclipse