Enlarge / Supply-chain attacks, like the latest PyPi discovery, insert malicious code into seemingly functional software packages used by developers. They’re becoming increasingly common. Getty Images reader comments 42 with 34 posters participating Share this story Researchers have discovered yet another set of malicious packages in PyPi, the official and most popular repository for Python programs ..
Getty Images reader comments 41 with 35 posters participating Share this story Counterfeit packages downloaded roughly 5,000 times from the official Python repository contained secret code that installed cryptomining software on infected machines, a security researcher has found. The malicious packages, which were available on the PyPI repository, in many cases used names that mimicked ..