Linux and macOS malware

Researchers have identified a new strain of and macOS capable of eluding even the most reputable services. According to security company Sonatype, the malicious program was discovered on the npm registry, a developer resource that catalogues various open source packages. The malware was listed on the database as “web-browserify”, in imitation of the popular Browserify component, which has been downloaded upwards of 160 million times since launch.

Link: Linux and macOS malware

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