Cybercriminals pose as “helpful” Stack Overflow users to push malware

May 29, 2024 at 07:25PM Cybercriminals have been using Stack Overflow to spread malware, posing as helpful contributors answering users’ questions about a PyPi package named ‘pytoileur’ which actually installs Windows information-stealing malware. This malicious package is part of the ‘Cool package’ campaign and was promoted through typo-squatting and Stack Overflow answers. Developers are urged … Read more