GitHub launches business version of Github Copilot
GitHub recently announced a business version of its Copilot AI tool, providing better support for large teams. In addition, the Microsoft subsidiary released a series of portfolio-wide updates.
GitHub Copilot, which was recently accused of software piracy, is getting a business version. Until no... Read more
Developers sue GitHub Copilot for software piracy
GitHub's Copilot has been sued for widespread software piracy in a major lawsuit. The AI tool allegedly violates the licensing rights of developers who publish their software on GitHub under open-source licenses.
According to the law firm representing the software developers, Copilot abuses the ... Read more
Cybercriminals steal 130 GitHub repositories through Dropbox account
Storage provider Dropbox disclosed that cybercriminals stole 130 GitHub repositories through an employee's account. In addition to code, the personal email addresses of employees and customers were captured.
The cybercriminals gained access to the employee's account through a phishing attack, Dr... Read more
Toyota warns that the data of 300,000 customers may have been stolen
An access key code left exposed on GitHub may have breached the data of 300,000 Toyota customers.
Toyota has announced that nearly 300,000 customers may have had their data stolen, according to a report in SiliconANGLE. The incident marks the third data breach related to the company so far this... Read more
GitHub warns of phishing campaign with ‘many victims’
Several GitHub users were hit by a phishing campaign over the past few days. “While GitHub itself was not affected, the campaign has impacted many victims", the organization warned.
The attackers send emails in the style of CircleCI, a popular DevOps platform. The cybercriminals claim that the... Read more
GitHub proposal for Sigstore adoption faces backlash from developers
Developers object to GitHub's suggestion to use Sigstore to enhance network security by connecting npm packages to their inputs.
Clones laced with malware discovered and purged from GitHub
Despite the scare, initial reports of "35,000 projects infected" proved not to be true.
Thousands of GitHub repositories were copied with their clones altered to include malware, according to a report in BleepingComputer. The article says that the infections were discovered by a softwa... Read more
GitHub Projects integrates planning into project execution
GitHub made GitHub Projects generally available. This tool makes it possible to integrate project planning directly into the workflows of development teams.
GitHub Projects was built on GitHub Issues and should integrate planning directly into the workflows of development teams in GitHub environ... Read more
AWS simplifies .NET deployment tools
AWS launched a simplified deployment experience for .NET apps. The functionality is available in the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio and AWS Deploy Tool for .NET.
The functionality includes default settings for .NET apps in the AWS Toolkit for Visual Studio and AWS Deploy Tool for .NET. The sett... Read more
Travis CI API leaks 10.000+ developer credentials
A leak in the Travis CI API reveals tens of thousands of developer credentials.
The Travis CI API is a popular testing tool for code on GitHub and Bitbucket. Developers use the API to fix programming errors. Researchers from Aqua Security found that the API reveals the access tokens of free use... Read more