Github and Malware

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juverax
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Github and Malware

#1 Post by juverax » Thu Aug 04, 2022 8:06 am

Thousands of GitHub repositories were copied with their clones altered to include malware:
https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/s ... e-malware/

And there is also plain malware source code posted on github:
Luca Stealer malware spreads rapidly after code handily appears on GitHub
https://www.theregister.com/2022/07/26/ ... ust-cyble

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Re: Github and Malware

#2 Post by Andrew Lee » Thu Aug 04, 2022 9:53 pm

No doubt taking a page from the same playbook that affects the Google Android playstore..

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