[sf-lug] Malware on PyPI repository

Rick Moen rick at linuxmafia.com
Sun Dec 5 18:07:42 PST 2021

Forwarding Bobbie's mistakenly private mail back on-list.

----- Forwarded message from Bobbie Sellers <bliss-sf4ever at dslextreme.com> -----

Date: Sun, 5 Dec 2021 17:16:23 -0800
From: Bobbie Sellers <bliss-sf4ever at dslextreme.com>
To: Rick Moen <rick at linuxmafia.com>
Subject: Re: [sf-lug] Malware on PyPI repository
Reply-To: bliss-sf4ever at dslextreme.com
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Well Rick I see the danger as the method used which might be extended to
other platforms than PyPi.  You are always saying that getting the
malware downloaded to a machine is the weak point of all these threats
and they appear to have gotten into the repository without problems.

Bobbie Sellers

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