Author Topic: SQL injection hack hits Dexia bank  (Read 1989 times)

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September 06, 2009, 09:47:31 pm
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http://unu1234567.baywords.com/2009/09/01/dexia-hacked-sql-injection/

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Dexia, a top player in retail banking for Belgium & Luxembourg was hit by a SQL-injection attack. SQL-injection is one of the top attacks which hackers use to attack finincial institutes.

By performing these attacks, the attacker had insight in the schema of the database, execute commands and they managed to get user credential inclusing their passwords.

Ruining the bad guy's day