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Understanding Supply-Chain Attacks and OWASP Dependency Check

In today's software development landscape, security is a paramount concern. As developers, we often rely on third-party libraries and frameworks to speed up our work and leverage the functionality that others have built. However, this reliance on external code introduces a significant risk: supply-chain attacks. In this blog post, we will provide an overview of supply-chain attacks, their impact, and how to protect your projects by using OWASP Dependency Check, a powerful tool designed to mitigate these risks, Understanding Supply-Chain Attacks A supply-chain attack targets the less secure elements within the supply chain network to compromise the final product. In software development, these attacks often involve injecting malicious code into widely-used libraries or compromising the infrastructure used to distribute software. There are multiple types of Supply-Chain Attacks: Dependency Confusion : Attackers publish malicious packages with names similar to legitimate in
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