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Accused Palo Alto Online hacker sought economic damage

Original post made on May 30, 2018

The 2015 hack on Palo Alto Online and parent company Embarcadero Media appeared designed to inflict significant financial damage on the news group, according to testimony in federal court Tuesday by the company's Webmaster and IT Director Frank Bravo.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, May 29, 2018, 11:36 PM

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Posted by Well...
a resident of Barron Park
on May 30, 2018 at 5:51 am

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Posted by student
a resident of Stanford
on May 30, 2018 at 9:16 am

"The document listed usernames, passwords and email addresses used internally to access the company's corporate-level IT infrastructure settings and router."

Any company that keeps a document like this on the public internet cannot be trusted with customers' personal information.

Editor's note: Rest assured, this is not a current practice of Embarcadero Media.

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