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FOSSA vs Snyk: What are the differences?

What is FOSSA? Continuously scan and comply with open source licenses across your deep dependencies. Continuously scan and comply with open source licenses across your deep dependencies.

What is Snyk? Fix vulnerabilities in Node & npm dependencies with a click. Fix vulnerabilities in Node & npm dependencies with a click.

FOSSA and Snyk belong to "Dependency Monitoring" category of the tech stack.

FOSSA is an open source tool with 678 GitHub stars and 58 GitHub forks. Here's a link to FOSSA's open source repository on GitHub.

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    Easy to integrate
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    Fewer false positives
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    Native to CI
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    Supports full text license scanning
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    Github Integration
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    Free for open source projects
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    Finds lots of real vulnerabilities

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      Does not integrated with SonarQube

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    What is FOSSA?

    Continuously scan and comply with open source licenses across your deep dependencies.

    What is Snyk?

    Automatically find & fix vulnerabilities in your code, containers, Kubernetes, and Terraform

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