[SATLUG] Harvard server gets hacked, hacker makes an example of them

Ernest De Leon edeleonjr at gmail.com
Thu Mar 13 13:57:15 CDT 2008


You should probably check into that...at the very least call them up...the
last thing you want is someone 'stealing your identity'...

On Thu, Mar 13, 2008 at 11:20 AM, Kristian Erik Hermansen <
kristian.hermansen at gmail.com> wrote:

> I was a harvard student during that time and wonder if my data got
> jacked.  I noticed that they did run some ubuntu server, not that it
> has anything to do with the hack.  They had it relatively locked down
> too...
>
>
>
> On 3/13/08, Ernest De Leon <edeleonjr at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Gotta love it when an Ivy League school eats dirt...
> >
> >
> http://www.smbtechadvice.com/2008/03/harvard-server-breach-exposes-personal.html
> >
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Ernest de Leon
http://www.smbtechadvice.com

"They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety
deserve neither liberty nor safety." - A common 18th Century sentiment
voiced by Benjamin Franklin

"A patriot must always be ready to defend his country against his
government." - Edward Abbey

"All that is necessary for evil to triumph is for good men to do nothing." -
Edmund Burke, English statesman and political philosopher (1729-1797)


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