Tag: malicious extensions

Hacking, Security

The VSCode Marketplace is pretty easy to hack with malicious extensions

January 9, 2023

Via: Techradar

VSCode Marketplace, a repository for Visual Studio Code (VSC) externsions, has poor security defenses, allowing threat actors to abuse it and distribute malicious code among the millions of its users, experts have warned. A report from AquaSec tested the platform […]