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Hackers Hijack GitHub Accounts in Supply Chain Attack Affecting Top-gg and Others
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Hackers Hijack GitHub Accounts in Supply Chain Attack Affecting Top-gg and Others

An advanced campaign of cyberattacks, masterminded by anonymous enemies, has affected multiple developers and the GitHub organization account linked to Top.gg, a Discord bot discovery platform. According to a technical report provided by Checkmarx to The Hacker News, "the threat actors used multiple TTPs in this attack, including account takeover via stolen browser cookies, contributing malicious code with verified commits, setting up a custom Python mirror, and publishing malicious packages to the PyPI registry." It is claimed that sensitive data, including passwords, credentials, and other important information, was stolen as a result of the software supply chain attack read more Hackers Hijack GitHub Accounts in Supply Chain Attack Affecting Top-gg and Others. Get up to date o...