Package with 3M Weekly Downloads Had a Severe Vulnerability — It’s not every day a publication as mainstream as Ars Technica covers Node news, but security researcher Ax Sharma has put together a good story about a significant vulnerability in
Fauna: A Modern Serverless Data API for Node.js Apps — Fauna combines the schema flexibility that’s provided by document databases with ACID compliant transactions. Quickly integrate Fauna into your applications with our Data API and leave scaling, sharding and all other operations to Fauna.
is-reachable: Check If a Server Is Reachable — Another library from Sindre’s immense catalogue. This library simply does a TCP handshake with a specified target to see if a server is at least ‘reachable.’ Before that, maybe you can use is-online to work out if you’re even online in the first place? 😉
#479 — March 23, 2023 Read on the Web 🔒 npm Granular Access Tokens Now Generally Available — The granular access token feature on the npm registry is now generally available, allowing you to restrict Read more…
#478 — March 16, 2023 Read on the Web Shell-Free Scripts with Execa 7.1 — Execa is a popular process execution library for Node and the latest version includes an interesting 1$ method feature for Read more…