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Malicious PyPI Packages Slip WhiteSnake InfoStealer Malware onto Windows Machines
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Malicious PyPI Packages Slip WhiteSnake InfoStealer Malware onto Windows Machines

Researchers studying cybersecurity have discovered harmful packages on the public Python Package Index (PyPI) repository that infect Windows computers with the information-stealing malware known as WhiteSnake Stealer. The packages nigpal, figflix, telerer, seGMM, fbdebug, sGMM, myGens, NewGends, and TestLibs111 are infected with malware. "WS" is the threat actor who uploaded them. These packages incorporate Base64-encoded source code of PE or other Python scripts within their setup.py files," Fortinet FortiGuard Labs noted in a research published last week. The last malicious payload is dumped and executed when these Python packages are installed read more Malicious PyPI Packages Slip WhiteSnake InfoStealer Malware onto Windows Machines. Get up to date on the latest cybersecu...