Home | Latest News | Popular News | Our Network | About | Contact
Venezuela Army Site Allegedly Hacked In Protest Against President Nicolas Maduro | www.SecurityPhresh.com
Venezuela Army Site Allegedly Hacked In Protest Against President Nicolas Maduro
9th Jan 2017 [6 months ago] from Softpedia
One of the websites belonging to Venezuela’s ministry of defense allegedly got hacked a couple of days ago, in protest of what the attacker described as the dictatorship of President Nicolas Maduro in the country.Security pentester Kapustkiy, who has already targeted some other high-profile websites, told us that he managed to break into website esguarnacpuntademata.mil.ve during the weekend, exposing more than 2,100 accounts.A database dump that was provided to Softpedia seems to include names, email addresses, phone numbers, mother and father names, and military status of several individuals. We still can’t confirm if these are sensitive details coming from a private database belonging to the Venezuelan army, but the data doesn’t seem to be public.We have already contacted the Venezuelan ministry of defense to confirm the alleged hack, but a response is yet to be offered. The website is still up and running at the time of posting this article and Kapustkiy to...

Today's Top Hacking & Security News Stories
UK Parliament Hit By Hackers - CNET
German Police Handed Hacking Powers To Bypass Encrypted Communications
Honda Plant Shut Down By Ransomware Attack
UK Parliament Cuts Email Access After Cyberattack
UK Lawmakers Hit By Cyber Attack Preventing Them From Accessing Emails
British Parliaments Email System Hit By Cyber Attack Read Story Doug Stanglin , Usa Today
See All Security News