Data Security: IEEE 100K Username And Password Breach Analyzed By Whistleblower.

Radu Dragusin, who on September 24 alerted the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) that they were inadvertently exposing members’ unhashed usernames and passwords, has released an analysis of the breached data.  Conclusions based on what I’ve read:  (1) IEEE members are human, (2) a site’s logs should be guarded carefully (and set up […] read more