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Re: [suse-security] openSUSE hack
  • From: Marcus Meissner <meissner@xxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 3 Oct 2005 12:57:51 +0200
  • Message-id: <20051003105751.GA29810@xxxxxxx>
On Mon, Oct 03, 2005 at 04:13:10AM +0200, Sven 'Darkman' Michels wrote:
> Hi there,
>
> just read about the openSUSE hack, will someone from SuSE/Novell
> give some details about how that happened? (i read that some infos
> where avaiable but only on persian) - just would like to know how
> such things could happen... (hopefully someone just forgot to patch
> something known ;)

According to our investigations the attackers broke in via
a not updated web application on the webserver hosting opensuse.org.

A more detailed report will follow.

Ciao, Marcus

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