Posts Tagged ‘Python’

Poisoned Python and PHP packages purloin passwords for AWS access

A keen-eyed researcher at SANS recently wrote about a new and rather specific sort of supply chain attack against open-source software modules in Python and PHP. Following on-line discussions about a suspicious public Python module, Yee Ching Tok noted that a package called ctx in the popular PyPi repository had suddenly received an “update”, despite not otherwise being touched […]

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Most Important Python Tools for Ethical Hackers & Penetration Testers 2022

By Balaji N There are a variety of python tools are using in the cybersecurity industries and the python is one of the widely used programming languages to develop the penetration testing tools. Anyone who is involved in vulnerability research, reverse engineering or pen-testing, Cyber Security News suggests trying out the mastering in Python For Hacking From Scratch. […]

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Poison packages – “Supply Chain Risks” user hits Python community with 4000 fake modules

If you’ve ever used the Python programming language, or installed software written in Python, you’ve probably used PyPI, even if you didn’t realize it at the time. PyPI is short for the Python Package Index, and it currently contains just under 300,000 open source add-on modules (290,614 of them when we checked [2021-03-07T00:10Z]). You can download and […]

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Top 5 Programming Languages In 2018

Top 5 Programming Languages In 2018  Eslam Medhat  Programming world is rising exponentially with every passing year. With over 600 unique programming languages. The main question which comes to everyone’s thought is which language is most appropriate given the current and future market needs. Let’s see which programming languages are popular enough today to deserve […]

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