[Owasp-cape-town] Interesting read on MongoDB's lack of ACID leading to Bitcoin theft

Rewt Daemon rewtd at ongers.net
Thu Jun 25 12:01:52 UTC 2015


BGP hijacking... Damn man the L0pht group talked about that in 1998 and it
accidentally happened in 1997 to MAI.
So a 17yo hack lead to $ 83,000 (possibly more) of funnelled out Bitcoins.
Nice. This is why we can't have nice things.

On Thu, Jun 25, 2015 at 12:32 PM, Timo Goosen <timo.goosen at owasp.org> wrote:

> Interesting article.
>
> Very clever attackers seem to target bitcoin exchanges:
> Remind me of the complexity of this attack:
> http://www.wired.com/2014/08/isp-bitcoin-theft/
>
> Regards.
> Timo
>
> On Thu, Jun 25, 2015 at 8:46 AM, christo <christo.goosen at owasp.org> wrote:
>
>> Hi
>>
>> Stumbled across this interesting read yesterday.
>>
>> http://hackingdistributed.com/2014/04/06/another-one-bites-the-dust-flexcoin/
>>
>> CG
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