Category: Code Editors
Although such threats are not common, but a developer can create a malicious Visual Studio code snippet in three different ways. The first is of course writing the malicious code straight into the snippet’s code element. This could be avoided by reading the code.
Just like all the other developers using Visual Studio, I got this message too. The reason I wrote this post is every post I found about this message gives one of the two reasons listed below although the second reason is the most common and it is not mentioned in MSDN. So the reasons are: