Malicious Packages Special Report – Attacks Move Beyond Vulnerabilities

Threat actors are after our sensitive data. In 2023, the number of malicious packages published to Node Package Manager (npm) and RubyGems ballooned 315% compared to 2021, and 85% of malicious packages discovered in existing applications were capable of exfiltration – meaning they could cause an unauthorized transmission of information. Software packages containing malicious code are a growing threat, and they may have unknowingly infiltrated your applications.

Join VP of Product Management, Jeff Martin and Principal Product Architect, Maciej Mensfeld as they dig into the findings from the Mend Malicious Packages Special Report and discuss how’s 360-degree malicious package protection can help defend against this insidious threat.