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Title: Social Engineering Forum Hacked, Data Shared on Leak Sites New
Post by: Antus67 on June 25, 2019, 01:16:40 am
By Ionut Ilascu

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A forum dedicated to social engineering topics was breached about two weeks ago and data from tens of thousands of members leaked online on the very same day of the hack.

A post from the owner of SocialEngineered.net announced on Thursday that the forum had been breached via a vulnerability in the MyBB forum software.

The last major MyBB vulnerability was disclosed publicly on June 11 along with the technical details. Successful exploitation of the bug - a stored cross-site scripting (XSS) and file write, leads to remote code execution and complete takeover of the target site.

Full Article Here:https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/social-engineering-forum-hacked-data-shared-on-leak-sites/ (https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/social-engineering-forum-hacked-data-shared-on-leak-sites/)