Why the Web Security Is so Frail ?
Recently U.S. security think tank Strategic Forecasting Inc said its website had been hacked and some names of corporate subscribers had been made public.
Stratfor said the breach came from an unauthorized party, while activist hacker group Anonymous claimed responsibility.
And as a result of this incident the operation of Stratfor's servers and email have been suspended.
Hackers claiming to be the group Anonymous said they had obtained around 4,000 credit card details, passwords and home addresses on Stratfor's private client list, which was posted on information-sharing website Pastebin.
Anonymous has also been linked to attacks on the websites of the PlayStation store, the Church of Scientology and governments around the globe that it considered oppressive.Anonymous, reported to be a loose-knit group of hackers, became famous for attacking the companies and institutions that oppose WikiLeaks and its founder Julian Assange.
Several days ago the largest programmers' website China Software Developer Network was leaked by hackers.Lead the personal information of more than 6 million Chinese Internet users to leak,raising concerns about web security and triggering widespread panic.
Internet operators should strengthen their management, self-discipline, security guarantees and emergency response capabilities.But we must change our surfing habits to strengthen internet security depend on ourself.
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