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Anatomy of the HBGary Hack

February 16th, 2011 02:49 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

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PCM2 writes “Recently, Anonymous took down the Web sites of network security firm HBGary. Ars Technica has the scoop on how it happened. Turns out it wasn’t any one vulnerability, but a perfect storm of SQL injection, weak passwords, weak encryption, password re-use, unpatched servers, and social engineering. The full story will make you wince — but how many of these mistakes is your company making?”

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