GitHub now auto-blocks token and API key leaks for all repos

GPT-4: GitHub now offers push protection for all public repositories, automatically blocking the leak of sensitive information such as API keys and access tokens. The feature scans for secrets before accepting ‘git push’ operations and has successfully averted around 17,000 accidental exposures during its beta release. Previously available only for private repositories with a GitHub Advanced Security license, push protection is now free for public repositories, helping developers proactively secure their code.
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