Tagged: Github

GitHub secret scanning PyPI

GitHub secret scanning now supports PyPI and RubyGems

GitHub recently extended its secret scanning feature to repositories containing PyPI and RubyGems registry secrets to prevent Ruby and Python developers from inadvertently submitting secrets and credentials to their GitHub repositories. A secret, also...

Github Rails 6.0

GitHub launches a new policy about hosting malware source code

GitHub recently released its updated community guidelines, explaining how the company will deal with vulnerabilities and malware samples hosted on its services. Security researcher Nguyen Jang uploaded a proof-of-concept (PoC) to GitHub in March,...

Github FIDO2

GitHub now supports FIDO2 security keys

GitHub newly provides support for using FIDO2 security keys when performing SSH Git operations to increase account protection. Two years ago, researchers at North Carolina State University (NCSU) found that after scanning about 13%...

GitHub Microsoft

Github was reopened to Iranian developers

The US government announced two years ago that it would impose trade sanctions on Iran, Crimea, and Syria. This prevented US companies from providing services to users in these regions. At that time, Microsoft’s...

Github Rails 6.0

Google announced an un-fix vulnerability in Github

Recently, Google’s Project Zero only announced the Windows 10 zero-day security vulnerabilities. Although Microsoft has not repaired this security, the flaw relevant details have been disclosed. Once again, Google is now revealing new vulnerabilities....

OpenJDK Github

OpenJDK has been officially migrated to GitHub

The migration of OpenJDK from Mercurial to Git and GitHub has been announced.  Its GitHub repository has also become an active project from its former read-only copy, which means that the development of the JDK...

Github Rails 6.0

GitHub has completed its acquisition of npm

GitHub issued an announcement that GitHub has completed the acquisition of npm. From the announcement of the acquisition to the completion of the acquisition, exactly one month has passed. On March 17, GitHub CEO...

Github for Android

Github for Android & iOS is available

GitHub launched its mobile client in beta at the Universe conference last year. After months of development, the Github for Android & iOS has now released stable versions and is available from Google Play...