WhiteSource’s automated malware detection platform, WhiteSource Diffend, detected a total of 1,300 malicious packages on NPM, within a period of six months ended December 2021.
All the malicious packages identified by WhiteSource were notified to NPM and were subsequently removed from the package registry.
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