FBI Determines that 1.2 Billion Credential have been Stolen By Russian Hackers

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The FBI is going after a Russian hacker who states to have taken about 1.2 billion unique email and password combinations and also can grant access to Facebook and Twitter accounts that have been hacked.  This was made public in a Federal Milwaukee Court

The FBI’s investigation was started when the CISO Hold Security in Milwaukee warned in August 2014 that he had found discovered what appears to be the largest data breach known to date.  Hold Security calls the hacking group CyberVor – “vor” is ...

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Looks Like The Russians Are Behind The Pentagon Email Breach

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Russians did some underground magic for themselves and attacked the unclassified Pentagon email system that is used by the Joint Chiefs of Staff.  It was pulled online on July 25th.

It appears the Joint Chiefs of Staff’s unclassified email network was taken down because of activity that was suspicious.  The Pentagon email network is used by over 4,000 military and civilian personnel who work for the Joint Chiefs.  The attack from the Russian hackers was done through social media channels.

Officials are not clear if the ...

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