Another week, another new feature: a new custom policy for enforcing pull request descriptions. Another no-brainer and if you ever had to get fellow developers to consistently fill out a PR description template, you know what I'm talking about 😉
GitHub released two new features: security vulnerability alerts, and dependency insights for auditing dependencies and their exposure to a vulnerability.
Itamar Turner-Trauring lists several problems with a Python Docker image he found online. Some of which are solvable if you use our new Docker image policy by the way.
Security expert Daniel Miessler summarizes his takeaways from Verizon's 2019 DBIR report, the 12th year the report has been produced.
Monitoring guru James Turnbull - you've probably read his book - writes a git tutorial.
Good read. Nadia Eghbal writes about how an open source project these days has few core maintainers but more casual contributors.
We occasionally include cool tools in this newsletter. This one gives your git history a timeline UI, making it browsable.
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