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How 4 Chinese Hackers Allegedly Took Down Equifax | WIRED

By | February 11, 2020

While the operation had a certain degree of complexity, Equifax itself made their job much easier than it should have. It should have patched that initial Apache Struts vulnerability, for starters. And an FTC complaint from last summer also found that the company stored administrative credentials in an unsecured file in plaintext. It kept 145… Read More »