Posts Tagged ‘hack’

SQL injection: the oldest hack in the book

SQL injection: the oldest hack in the book

The latest reports suggest the highly publicised ‘Panama Papers’ data leak was the result of a hacking technique known as SQL injection. With 11.5 million files being leaked, the Mossack Fonseca breach exceeds even the 1.7 million files leaked by the infamous Edward Snowden.

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Chinese government website compromised, leads to Angler

Chinese government website compromised, leads to Angler

Chinese government website compromised, leads to Angler Zscaler, the Internet security company, has noticed a compromised Chinese government website that led to the Angler Exploit Kit with an end payload of Cryptowall 3.0. The “Chuxiong Archives” website, www.cxda[.]gov.cn, was compromised with injected code, but the compromise does not appear targeted and the site was cleaned up…

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