Top CyberSecurity News For 23rd August 2016

  1. Epic’s forums hacked again, with thousands of logins stolenFrom ZDNet. A hacker has stolen hundreds of thousands of forum accounts associated with Unreal Engine and its maker, Epic Games. More than 808,000 accounts were stolen in the attack — with more than half a million from Unreal Engine’s forums alone. Breach notification site LeakedSource.com, which obtained a copy of the database, said the attack was carried out August 11. The hacker, whose name isn’t known, exploited a known SQL injection vulnerability found in an older vBulletin forum software, which allowed the hacker to get access to the full database.
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