CloudGuard Spectral detects several malicious packages on PyPI – the official software repository for Python developers

August 8, 2022 Highlights: CloudGuard Spectral detects 10 malicious packages on PyPI, the leading Python package index used by developers for the Python programming language Malicious packages install info-stealers that enable attackers to steal developer’s private data and personal credentials Once detected, CPR disclosed the information and alerted PyPI on these packages. Later to be … Read more

Dallas’ Mobile Food Revolution Is Finally In Gear

For years, Dallas’ government has fought a stubborn war against food trucks, trailers, and carts. Food trailers were allowed to operate only at special events and had to get separate permits for each event. Food trucks pulled up to a limited number of locations, such as Klyde Warren Park, and had to drive to their … Read more

Software Development Pipelines Offer Cybercriminals ‘Free-Range’ Access to Cloud, On-Prem

Continuous integration/continuous development (CI/CD) pipelines may be the most dangerous potential attack surface of the software supply chain, researchers say, as cyberattackers step up their interest in probing for weaknesses. The attack surface is growing too: CI/CD pipelines are increasingly a fixture within enterprise software development teams, who use them to build, test, and deploy … Read more

Apex Legends Mobile Test Your Mettle Event Guide

This week, Apex Legends Mobile launched Test Your Mettle, a new in-game event that rewards players with free in-game currency, cosmetics, and other kinds of loot for completing various challenges in Ranked Mode. Each completed challenge gives players a certain amount of Challenge Points. Once enough challenge points have been collected, a prize is unlocked. … Read more

India helping Apple hedge its China iPhone risk

Comments on Twitter by technology analyst Ming-Chi Koo highlight India’s emergence as the next big workshop of the world. The well-known Apple watcher wrote: My latest survey indicates Foxconn’s iPhone production site in India will ship the new 6.1″ iPhone 14 almost simultaneously with China for the first time in 2H22 (India being one quarter … Read more