Tag: code repository

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Backdoor in public code repository presents a new security threat

Backdoor in public code repository presents a new security threat

A new form of attack has been used to target big tech firms using "dependency confusion" A professional tester has created a backdoor that researchers found hiding inside open source code targeting four German companies, according to a report in Ars Technica. The tester was checking clients’ r... Read more

date12 days ago
PHP compromised: user database leakage prime suspect

PHP compromised: user database leakage prime suspect

Nikita Popov, a PHP maintainer, posted an update regarding how the source code was compromised and corrupted by the insertion of malicious code. Popov blames a user database leak, rather than an issue with the server itself. The PHP code repository was compromised toward the end of last month, w... Read more

date1 year ago