Episode 1252 – Another Example To Be Very Cautious When Using Modules From Open Code Repositories


Application development has become very community driven and open source modules are commonplace to build fast powerful apps. However, there is a security risk when downloading others’ code. This episode talks about a recent revelation of malicious packages in PyPI.

Source – https://research.checkpoint.com/2022/cloudguard-spectral-detects-several-malicious-packages-on-pypi-the-official-software-repository-for-python-developers/

Be aware, be safe.

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