Facebook targeted by sophisticated hack

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Facebook employees’ computers have been successfully compromised by malware in a sophisticated hack

Click to read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/facebook-targeted-by-sophisticated-hack-66161/](http://www.myce.com/news/facebook-targeted-by-sophisticated-hack-66161/)

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I didn’t realize it was possible to be infected with something worse than Facebook itself! :stuck_out_tongue:

[QUOTE=DrageMester;2677780]I didn’t realize it was possible to be infected with something worse than Facebook itself! :p[/QUOTE]

It depends how hard you try. :bigsmile:

In all seriousness though the worrying thing about this is that the PCs were fully protected antivirus wise and kept up to date yet this wasn’t noticed until someone examined the logs and spotted something.

Who knows what could have happened before this was discovered.

It’s also yet another example of how insecure Java currently is.

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[QUOTE=Wombler;2677785]
It’s also yet another example of how insecure Java currently is.[/QUOTE]

I’ve come to believe that everything has at least a few security vulnerabilities. Oracle could spend the next decade patching security, yet some hacker could find something they missed in, perhaps, a matter of months. If there’s a will to hack, there’s a way.