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Houston Astros' systems breached, trade talks revealed


Softpedia - (International) An unauthorized individual accessed confidential information, including content related to internal trades, stored on an online database created by the Houston Astros baseball team as a means of confidential communication. Team officials are working with the FBI to investigate the incident, but believe the intrusion may be due to a weak password.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:20:47