Independent: Developer sabotages own code to break thousands of apps in protest against world’s biggest companies

Independent: Developer sabotages own code to break thousands of apps in protest against world’s biggest companies. “Marak Squires, a coder from New York, seemingly purposefully corrupted two open-source libraries called ‘faker.js’ and ‘colors.js’. The former receives 2.8 million weekly downloads from GitHub and supports 2,500 projects, while the latter is downloaded 20 million times per week and supports 19,000 projects.”

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