[TYPO3-english] TYPO3.ORG hacked

Luc Muller l.mul-nospam-ler at ameos.com
Fri Nov 14 16:31:21 CET 2008

This is quite a good news for all of our instances of Typo3 running over 
the world.

We'll I should have named my topic in another way.

But this was the way I've understood it from themail I received.


Patrick Gaumond a écrit :
> If there's one thing that news.typo3.org and FAQ can do is make it 
> very evident that the site WASN'T hacked but that there was an intrusion.
> Hacking would mean the software (TYPO3, it's settings, server or 
> Apache) was the problem while "Intrusion" means that social 
> engineering was probably involved. Weak password being mainly a human 
> factor even if you can force heavier passwords.
> May I suggest reading : 
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Social_engineering_(computer_security)
> Patrick


*Luc Muller*
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