[Chugalug] how?

Aaron Welch n2nightfall at gmail.com
Fri Feb 8 13:42:52 UTC 2013


+5. I love Google for making it easy.

-AW

On Feb 8, 2013, at 5:55 AM, Tim Youngblood <timyoungblood at gmail.com> wrote:

> Two factor authentication, you need.
> -Yoda
> 
> But you most likely got Pineappled.
> 
> On Feb 8, 2013 1:27 AM, "wes" <wes at the-wes.com> wrote:
>> hotmail is notorious for their lax security. I see compromised hotmail and yahoo accounts ALL THE TIME.
>> 
>> the thing is, as these large conglomerate corporations do more and more to tie their authentication systems together, they end up exposing more surface area to attack. if one idiot team manages to make one supposedly obfuscated auth system available to one corporate partner which does not do sufficient brute force rate limiting, it's only a matter of time before your account is compromised next.
>> 
>> -wes
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, Feb 7, 2013 at 9:23 PM, Ed King <chevyiinova at bellsouth.net> wrote:
>>> hmmm, my <shame>msn/hotmail</shame> got hacked also
>>> 
>>> wonder if my recent trip to atlanta had anything to do with this
>>> 
>>> so how exactly does such a hack job work...  do they get my password with a keylogger, login to my account, and send a blast email to all my contacts?
>>> 
>>> I see no unusual messages in the "sent" folder...
>>> 
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