Hacked MIT server is blamed for brute force web site attacks

    Date03 Nov 2011
    CategoryHacks/Cracks
    2368
    Posted ByDave Wreski
    SECURITY FIRM Bitdefender has traced a number of brute force web site attacks on a server at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), A report on the firm's security blog, called Malware City, claims that a hacking attack against the MIT.edu infrastructure started with a malicious script on one MIT server.
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