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Critical supply chain attack possible via PyTorch

Critical supply chain attack possible via PyTorch

Using self-hosted runners in PyTorch for GitHub operations leads to several vulnerabilities, security engineer John Stawinski IV discovered. This can lead to many malicious actions. According to security engineer John Stawinski IV, Meta's popular open-source framework PyTorch uses so-called self... Read more

date1 month ago
Any GitHub user can now apply for its Certifications program

Any GitHub user can now apply for its Certifications program

GitHub has now made its own Certifications program generally accessible. Interested users can now apply for four certifications. GitHub recently made its certifications program, previously available only to GitHub partners and employees, now generally accessible. With these certifications, a... Read more

date1 month ago
GitHub soon to make 2FA mandatory; quick activation desired

GitHub soon to make 2FA mandatory; quick activation desired

GitHub users should activate two-factor authentication (2FA) soon. In fact, as of Jan. 19, 2024, it will be mandatory. Otherwise, they will lose a lot of functionality, the developer platform reports. That's according to emails to users. If they are not using 2FA by then, the functionality of th... Read more

date2 months ago
Visual Studio 17.8 already available in Preview form

Visual Studio 17.8 already available in Preview form

Microsoft has already released a preview of version 17.8. The timing is remarkable since Visual Studio 17.7 has only just become available. Again, this version has several new features. Microsoft didn't waste any time and released the first preview for successor v17.8 just after the general rele... Read more

date6 months ago
Hugging Face, GitHub, others fight to protect open-source in AI Act

Hugging Face, GitHub, others fight to protect open-source in AI Act

A coalition of companies argues in a fire letter that open-source innovation should be protected in the new EU AI Act. By doing so, they want to ensure that any requirements do not hinder open-source AI development work. The alliance of AI developers, including Hugging Face, GitHub, EleutherAI, ... Read more

date7 months ago
GitHub moves to support passwordless authentication with passkeys

GitHub moves to support passwordless authentication with passkeys

Developer platform GitHub now supports passwordless authentication in a public beta form. This allows users to update their security keys to use passkeys for login purposes. Passkeys allow users to associate login information with hardware-based keys. These keys can be used with other authentica... Read more

date7 months ago
GitHub Enterprise Cloud gets limit on audit log search queries

GitHub Enterprise Cloud gets limit on audit log search queries

GitHub is instituting a limit on audit log search queries for Enterprise Cloud. Users can perform a maximum of 15 search queries per minute starting August 1. The aim is to relieve pressure on data stores. Through the audit log API, Enterprise Cloud users can automatically pull in near real-time... Read more

date8 months ago
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