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Hacker claims breach of Wall Street Journal and Vice websites, punts 'user data' for sale

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Hacker claims breach of Wall Street Journal and Vice websites, punts 'user data' for sale

Comment:One of our popular journals Wall Street and Vice hacker claims to breach its website you would think these 2 prestiges web sites would have the proper protection against being hacked.

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By John Leyden, 22 Jul 2014

 

A hacker known for attacking news websites has claimed successful hacks against both the Wall Street Journal and Vice.

An individual going under the handle "w0rm" posted screenshots in a bid to substantiate his claims of hacks against the WSJ (here) and Vice (here) before offering to sell stolen databases from both publications for 1 BTC apiece ($620).

 

The Register/ Full Read Here/ http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/07/22/wsj_vice_hack_claims_w0rm_punts_stolen_data/

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