Lunch Time Nibbles - 2022-10-31

Welcome to another Lunch Time breakout:

GitHub Repojacking Bug Could've Allowed Attackers to Takeover Other Users' Repositories
Cloud-based repository hosting service GitHub has addressed a high-severity security flaw that could have been exploited to create malicious repositories and mount supply chain attacks. The RepoJacking technique, disclosed by Checkmarx, entails a bypass of a protection mechanism called popular repository namespace retirement, which aims to prevent developers from pulling unsafe repositories with
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Samsung Galaxy Store Bug Could've Let Hackers Secretly Install Apps on Targeted Devices
A now-patched security flaw has been disclosed in the Galaxy Store app for Samsung devices that could potentially trigger remote command execution on affected phones. The vulnerability, which affects Galaxy Store version, relates to a cross-site scripting (XSS) bug that occurs when handling certain deep links. An independent security researcher has been credited with reporting the issue
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