Mike Hansen

Mike is the Head of Engineering and Product Development for Sonatype. He works relentlessly to surround himself with a diverse team of experts, making sure they know where to go and that they have what they need to get there.

The Benefits of Remote Work Beyond Avoiding the Coronavirus (COVID-19)

By Mike Hansen on March 11, 2020 remote

3 minute read time

The advantages we've realized with Sonatype's remote organization are evident. Here, lessons for anyone new to working from home to avoid the Coronavirus.
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CVE-2019-7238 in Nexus Repository Manager 3

By Mike Hansen on March 14, 2019 Nexus Repository

1 minute read time

In late December of 2018 researchers Rico from Tencent Security Yunding Lab and Voidfyoo from Chaitin Tech responsibly disclosed a critical vulnerability in Nexus Repository Manager 3 (NXRM) -
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Inevitable:  Earthquakes and Exploits

By Mike Hansen on November 15, 2018 AppSec

3 minute read time

Earthquakes and open source vulnerabilities are both inevitable, unpredictable, and can be catastrophic. Sonatype's Mike Hansen talks about what earthquake preparedness can teach us about open source
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The Magic of a Remote Organization

By Mike Hansen on January 30, 2018 remote

12 minute read time

The fully remote org model gives us significant competitive benefits and has been a major factor in putting Sonatype on a path to an IPO in the not too distant future.
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Insecure at Any Speed

By Mike Hansen on September 18, 2017 Open Source

5 minute read time

Because of the pervasive use of of open source software and the poor open source security practices, bad actors simply lie in wait for opportunity to knock.
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Step-by-Step: Block and Quarantine Vulnerable Open Source Components and Artifacts with Nexus Firewall

By Mike Hansen on February 01, 2017 Nexus Firewall

1 minute read time

Videos showing how to configure and use Nexus Firewall.
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The Nexus Firewall – Perimeter Defense for Software Development

By Mike Hansen on January 25, 2017 Known Vulnerabilities

4 minute read time

We now have a revolutionary way to improve speed and reduce risk through the quarantine of components with known vulnerabilities using Nexus Firewall.
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Nexus Firewall: Quality at Velocity

By Mike Hansen on November 17, 2015 nexus pro

5 minute read time

Nexus Firewall: Quality at Velocity
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How does Insight handle conflicting OSS licenses?

By Mike Hansen on May 16, 2012 Sonatype Says

3 minute read time

How does Insight handle conflicting OSS licenses?
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