Posts by author: Dr. Johannes Dahse

RIPS and SonarSource are Joining Forces

1 min read 13 May 2020 by Johannes Dahse
Today we celebrate a key milestone in our company’s history: RIPS Technologies has been acquired by SonarSource, the company behind the popular developer products SonarQube, SonarCloud and SonarLint. We are joining forces with our full team to combine the best breed of both static analysis companies and to begin a new era of SAST solutions.

How to Fine-Tune Static Code Analysis - Part 2

12 min read 17 Dec 2019 by Johannes Dahse
Static code analysis is a powerful tool for automated security testing of applications. The more an analysis is tailored to your programming language and individual code, the more efficient and accurate are the results. In the second part of our fine-tuning guide, we dive deeper into our analysis approach and how to fully customize it with 5 advanced settings.

How to Fine-Tune Static Code Analysis - Part 1

10 min read 10 Dec 2019 by Johannes Dahse
A good SAST solution works out-of-the-box for any code base. But there are configurations that help to squeeze the most out of your code analysis. These configurations depend on the logic and environment of your application, as well as on your personal expectations of the scan results. In this blog post, we look at 5 basic options to fine-tune static analysis to your needs.

Java Security Advent Calendar 2019

1 min read 28 Nov 2019 by Johannes Dahse
The December season starts and it is our tradition at RIPS to announce and release a fun security advent calendar. We added support for the popular Java language to RIPS code analysis and hence this year we will give away a daily Java security challenge. Can you spot the vulnerability?

Flyeralarm Secures Web Shop with RIPS

5 min read 14 May 2019 by Johannes Dahse
FLYERALARM, a leading german e-commerce company, expands its strong security layer with RIPS to secure its web shop and customer data. Find out how FLYERALARM saves multiple hours each day with automated security testing - a success story.