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Sonatype Stops Software Supply Chain Attack Aimed at the Java Developer Community

Sonatype removed 3 malicious open-source Java components from Maven Central targeting popular software releases, stopping a software supply chain attack.
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The SolarWinds Software Supply Chain Attack: How Developers Can Protect Applications

By Derek Weeks on December 22, 2020 vulnerabilities
The SolarWinds software supply chain attack has made it clear that open source developers need to act now and intelligently manage third party dependencies to protect their apps.
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2 New RubyGems laced with cryptocurrency stealing malware taken down

By Ax Sharma on December 16, 2020 vulnerabilities
RubyGems removed 2 gems from its repo that contained malicious code. When run, it infected Windows machines and replaced any cryptocurrency wallet address it found on the user’s clipboard with the
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There’s a RAT in my code: new npm malware with Bladabindi trojan spotted

By Ax Sharma on December 01, 2020 vulnerabilities
Sonatype discovered new malware within the npm registry, jdb.js and db-json.js This time, the typosquatting packages are laced with a popular Remote Access Trojan (RAT).
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Massive threat campaign strikes open-source repos, Sonatype spots new CursedGrabber malware

By Ax Sharma on November 16, 2020 vulnerabilities
Sonatype has discovered more malware in the npm registry, xpc.js, which has led to the discovery of a novel and large scale malware campaign leveraging the open-source ecosystem.
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Discord.dll: successor to npm “fallguys” malware went undetected for 5 months

By Ax Sharma on November 09, 2020 vulnerabilities
Sonatype has identified a series of counterfeit components in the npm ecosystem, Discord.dll, that are similar to the malicious “fallguys” npm package discovered in Sept.
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Gitpaste-12: A dozen exploits that silently lived on GitHub, attacked Linux servers

By Ax Sharma on November 08, 2020 github
Gitpaste-12, a worming botnet, is extremely versatile in its advanced capabilities as it leverages trustworthy sites like GitHub and Pastebin to host itself.
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Trick or treat: that `twilio-npm` package is brandjacking malware in disguise!

By Ax Sharma on November 02, 2020 vulnerabilities
Sonatype’s Release Integrity, malicious code detection service, discovers twilio-npm` is brandjacking malware in disguise.
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Sonatype finds malicious npm packages which broadcast your IP, username, and device fingerprint info on the web

By Ax Sharma on September 30, 2020 vulnerabilities
Initially found by Sonatype's malicious code detection bots, our researchers have discovered and confirmed the presence of two new vulnerable npm packages, electorn and loadyaml.
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