October 07, 2014by Nick Poole, Software Engineer
New in 2014.2 release of the Perforce Server is native support for authentication against LDAP servers (including Active Directory and OpenLDAP). This means that Perforce administrators no longer need to use external authentication triggers when configuring Perforce to authenticate users against directory servers.
October 03, 2014by Sven Erik Knop, Technical Marketing Manager at Perforce Software
The latest release of Git Fusion 2014.2 has new branch handling and repo configuration options for improved workflow and greater flexibility that are sure to make both Git- and Perforce-using developers and admins more productive. Here’s what’s included:
October 02, 2014by Perforce
We had the pleasure of having Jez Humble of Chef and Paul Hammant of ThoughtWorks talk about Continuous Delivery at MERGE 2014. Jez shared the story of Continuous Integration on a Dollar a Day with the audience. I always enjoy how Jez tells it; he certainly makes the topic much more entertaining.
October 01, 2014by Murtaza Amiji, Director of Product Management at Perforce SoftwarePosted In:
September 26, 2014by Ivana Gaspic, Public Relations Manager at Perforce Software
Last Friday saw the end of MERGE 2014. Three days of customer presentations, product deep-dives and networking ended with Perforce executives at the firing line. Don’t worry. They’re still alive and well – they just answered questions from the audience about Perforce Streams, our academic outreach program, writing custom tools, and of course, what was our CEO’s favorite beer at MERGE (A: $2 PBR)!Posted In:
September 25, 2014by Kevin Fitzpatrick, Technical Account Services Manager, Perforce Software
Perforce is aware of recent reports on vulnerabilities in 'bash' that allow an attacker to utilize environment variables to execute arbitrary commands on vulnerable systems under specific conditions.
We are not aware of any specific vulnerabilities in Perforce software. However, it is possible that custom trigger scripts or other third-party extensions could be impacted. We are continuing to test for any vulnerabilities in Perforce's use of bash, and we will make an immediate announcement if we find any.Posted In: