Python Package Repository Struggles to Deal with Typosquatting

Ten rogue packages with misspelled names intentionally chosen to trick users have recently been found on the Python Package Index (PyPI), the main repository for community-contributed Python components. This is the latest in a string of typosquatting attacks discovered on open-source software repositories over the past few years. Read full news article on The New … Read more

China to Create Data Repository to Log Cyber Attacks

China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) on Wednesday unveiled a directive that calls on organizations and government agencies to report cyber-attack information into a nationwide data repository, according to a Reuters report. MIIT wants to gather information on malicious attacks, vulnerabilities in hardware and software, and IP addresses linked to nefarious content, the … Read more