Edit: It seems that the blog post and the thesis caused quite some interest. Please contact me under the following mail address, since my mail server on this VPS is constantly down :/ tschachn [|[at]|] hu-berlin [[|dot|]] de
In this blog post I will show how:
- 17000 computers were forced to execute arbitrary code by typosquatting programming language packages/libraries
- 50% of these installations were conducted with administrative rights
- Even highly ...