Malicious Actors Exploit GitHub to Distribute Fake Exploits

There have been a number of fraudulent GitHub repositories identified that pretend to be real security research initiatives.

According to a new advisory released today by VulnCheck researcher Jacob Baines, the repositories assert to have exploits for well-known companies including Chrome, Exchange, and Discord.

“VulnCheck discovered a fraudulent GitHub repository that claimed to be a Signal 0-day in early May. When the team informed GitHub about the repository, it was promptly deleted read more Malicious Actors Exploit GitHub to Distribute Fake Exploits.

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