Security Breach On The Ubuntu Forums

Discussion in 'all things UNIX' started by hogndog, Jul 20, 2013.

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  1. hogndog

    hogndog Registered Member

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    Just went there looking for some information and was greeted by this..:argh:

    http://ubuntuforums.org/announce.html?t=1582084&page=2&p=9891841

    Hogndog
     
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  2. shuverisan

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    ~ Snipped as per TOS ~

    Anyone know what hashing algo they used on pw's?
     
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    According to the AK wielding, rage loving penguin link;
     
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    Gutted to hear about the forum being hacked. I've learned a lot on the Ubuntu forums and really enjoyed posting their in the past.
     
  7. TheKid7

    TheKid7 Registered Member

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    Ubuntu users, relax: the gun-toting penguin says s/he means no harm:
    http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/201...he-gun-toting-penguin-says-she-means-no-harm/
     
  8. SirDrexl

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    So, they're back. Now they are linking the Ubuntu One (Single Sign On) account to the forum account.
     
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