Addressing Advanced Threats in Open Source with Sonatype’s Brian Fox at OSS Seattle 2024

April 19, 2024

Brian Fox, co-founder and CTO of Sonatype, discusses the growing threat of sophisticated attacks on open source projects, exemplified by the recent XZ compression library incident. These attacks involve long-term infiltration and manipulation of maintainers, posing serious risks to software integrity and user security. Mitch and Brian underscore the need for greater awareness, collaboration and proactive measures within the open source community to address these evolving threats effectively.

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