XZ Utils Backdoored, A Supply Chain Nightmare

Threat Level – Red | Vulnerability Report
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Multiple Linux distributions face a potential supply chain threat due to the introduction of malicious code into a widely-used library. A backdoor was discovered within the XZ Utils library, inserted roughly a month ago. This compromise allows attackers to manipulate and intercept data exchanged by software routines that rely on XZ Utils as a dependency.

Threat Level – Red | Vulnerability Report

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