[Owasp-Malaysia] Anonymous speaks: the inside story of the HBGary hack

Harisfazillah Jamel linuxmalaysia at gmail.com
Thu Feb 17 08:56:21 EST 2011


Good reading, if you want to know how website hack in. They used third
party not so maintain codes and buggy CMS. Thats why we need Open
Source CMS


http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2011/02/anonymous-speaks-the-inside-story-of-the-hbgary-hack.ars

Unfortunately for HBGary, this third-party CMS was poorly written. In
fact, it had what can only be described as a pretty gaping bug in it.

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The hbgaryfederal.com CMS was susceptible to a kind of attack called
SQL injection.


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