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Two Bits on the xz Vulnerability

GitHub Repository xz (Suspended) Source Code https://git.tukaani.org/?p=xz.git Threat Actor Jia Tan (GitHub) CVE Number CVE-2024-3094 (CVSS 10.0) Vulnerability Type Remote Code Execution Attack Category Social Engineering, Supply Chain Attack What does xz module do? XZ Utils is a set of free and open-source data compression utilities that provide high compression ratios and fast decompression....

April 1, 2024 · 7 min · Kumar Ashwin