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Code hosting Code Spaces destroyed by extortion hack attack

2014/06/19

Help Net Security - (International) Cloud code hosting service Code Spaces announced that it was forced to shut down its business after attackers deleted most of its stored code and backups after a ransom that accompanied a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack was not paid.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=17028

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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