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Ubuntu forums hacked

July 21st 2013 in Uncategorized

"Unfortunately the attackers have gotten every user’s local username, password, and email address from the Ubuntu Forums database." [nearly 2 million signed up members]

Cite: http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2013/07/21/gun-wielding-penguin-takes-over-ubuntu-forums-waves-ak-47-at-linux-users-everywhere/


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