[Dshield] Guidance Software hacked?

Joel Esler eslerj at gmail.com
Thu Dec 22 12:47:30 GMT 2005


Encase wasn't hacked, just Guidance's DB right?  Someone correct me  
if I am wrong, the subjects of the emails are misleading slightly.

Joel


On Dec 20, 2005, at 8:30 PM, John B. Holmblad wrote:

> Kenton,
>
> maybe as a penalty the presiding judge should order them to do 90 days
> of community service doing end (home) user PC cleanup and take (and
> pass) the SANS course on The VISA Digital Dozen:
>
>     http://www.sans.org/sans2006/description.php?tid=264
>
> Best Regards,
>
> John Holmblad
>
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>
> Kenton Smith wrote:
>
>> I think it's time the credit card companies got tough
>> on this kind of blatant violation. As far as I'm
>> concerned Guidance should have their VISA rights
>> revoked. They clearly broke the merchant agreement, so
>> why not?
>> Companies won't start being really careful with this
>> kind of thing until it starts costing them their
>> ability to do business.
>>
>> Kenton
>>
>> --- Frank Knobbe <frank at knobbe.us> wrote:
>>
>>
>>
>>> Anyone care to comment on this one?
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>> http://www.channelregister.co.uk/2005/12/20/guidance_security_breach/
>>
>>
>>> I'm extremely disappointed that they even kept the 4
>>> digit verification
>>> number, though I hear that a lot of merchants do
>>> that (in violation of
>>> CC policies).
>>>
>>> I guess because I don't live in California, I wasn't
>>> required to be
>>> notified? Thanks a lot fellas... :[
>>>
>>> -Frank
>>>
>>>
>>> -- 
>>> It is said that the Internet is a public utility. As
>>> such, it is best
>>> compared to a sewer. A big, fat pipe with a bunch of
>>> crap sloshing
>>> against your ports.
>>>
>>>
>>>
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