Homebrew hacked

Perry E. Metzger perry at piermont.com
Wed Aug 8 16:52:45 UTC 2018

On Wed, 8 Aug 2018 11:11:56 -0400 Craig Treleaven
<ctreleaven at macports.org> wrote:
> I ran across an article this morning describing how Homebrew was
> hacked with a few minutes effort:
> https://medium.com/@vesirin/how-i-gained-commit-access-to-homebrew-in-30-minutes-2ae314df03ab

See also: https://brew.sh/2018/08/05/security-incident-disclosure/

> Has anybody checked to see if we have any similar exposures in the
> MacPorts infrastructure?

That seems like it would be a good thing to examine.

Perry E. Metzger		perry at piermont.com

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