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Configuration issue exposes 30,000 MongoDB instances

2015/07/21

Securityweek - (International) The founder of the Shodan computer search engine reported that a default listening configuration in MongoDB exposed about 30,000 database instances containing 592.2 terabytes (TB) of data.

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/configuration-issue-exposes-30000-mongodb-instances-researcher

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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