Node Weekly
July 13, 2017  #196
Kat Marchán
npm 5.2 introduces a new binary alongside the usual npm: npx, a tool to simplify using CLI tools and other executables hosted on the registry.

Maël Nison
A thorough look at the issues behind what’s involved in creating a Yarn-esque package manager.

Node.js Foundation
A DoS vulnerability of ‘high severity’ has prompted updates across the board with 8.1.4, 7.10.1, 6.11.1 and 4.8.4 all being released this week.

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Nicolás Bevacqua
A demo of adding 2-factor authentication to an existing app, powered by the speakeasy library.

Paul Breslin
Paul Breslin covers the typical use cases you’ll come across when creating RESTful API endpoints to read and write to a Firebase database instance.

Liran Tal
A practical 50 minute look at security measures you can take with Node apps, covering OWASP vulnerabilities, recommended libraries to use, hardening Express.js, and more.

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