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10,000 GitHub users inadvertently reveal their AWS secret access keys

2014/03/24

Help Net Security - (International) Researchers at Threat Intelligence reported that around 10,000 Amazon Web Services secret access keys are able to be found on GitHub via a search as some users have accidentally uploaded them to their project pages.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=16566

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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