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[wlug] Researchers Uncover Ring of GitHub Accounts Promoting 300+ Backdoored Apps

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Lawrence D'Oliveiro ldo@g...
Wed Mar 6 10:21:07 NZDT 2019

On Wed, 6 Mar 2019 09:20:56 +1300, Peter Reutemann quoted:

> 'One account, in particular, registered in the name of Andrew
> Dunkins, hosted 305 backdoored ELF binaries.'

Interesting fact that GitHub isn’t just for source code, it can be
used to offer up binary files too.

I wonder if GitHub will feel the need to crack down on this ...

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