There is more code being written by more people, and not all of them have the experience to write high quality and secure code.
While state actors who run these databases will always have their own interests involved, it is important that the software community, and the public at large, push back against vulnerability data manipulation to the extent possible.
Getting more employees involved in security efforts at all stages of the SDLC will both take the load off security teams and will turn other employees in an organisation into security professionals, too.
For those who have been paying attention since Satya Nadella became CEO, this is a move that makes perfect sense for Microsoft.
In the world of microservices, the goal is to have a small piece of software that performs a well-defined set of tasks.