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Rush to put death records online lets anyone be 'killed'.

2015/08/08

Securityweek - (International) Security researchers at Def Con 2015 in Las Vegas revealed that flaws in online portals for submitting death and birth records could easily be exploited to create fake death and birth certificates due to a lack of authentication and credential protocols.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/rush-put-death-records-online-lets-anyone-be-killed

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: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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