Hackers Bombard Open Source Repositories with Over 144,000 Malicious Packages

NuGet, PyPi, and npm ecosystems are the target of a new campaign that has resulted in over 144,000 packages being published by unknown threat actors.
“The packages were part of a new attack vector, with attackers spamming the open source ecosystem with packages containing links to phishing campaigns,” researchers from Checkmarx and Illustria said in a report published Wednesday.
Of the 144,294

Source:: The Hackers News