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The Cost of Outdated Dependencies

Here at bitHound we understand there are a million reasons why we as developers don't update our dependencies. Sometimes it's laziness, sometimes it is the fear of what will happen upon upgrading and other times it's because we simply do not know an update exists.

Understanding outdated modules

The dependency analysis we provide let's you know when dependencies are outdated, and if there are any other issues that come as a result of that – such as packages being insecure or deprecated. With all of this information at your finger tips, you can never use the excuse "But I didn't know!" again :)

Here's a quick summary of why you should update your dependencies.
We invite you to check it out!

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