Some of the biggest web hosting sites were vulnerable to account takeover

Share on facebook
Share on google
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
A security researcher has found, reported and now disclosed a dozen bugs that made it easy to steal sensitive information or take over any customer’s account from some of the largest web hosting companies on the internet.

A security researcher has found, reported and now disclosed a dozen bugs that made it easy to steal sensitive information or take over any customer’s account from some of the largest web hosting companies on the internet.

In some cases, clicking on a simple link would have been enough for Paulos Yibelo, a well-known and respected bug hunter, to take over the accounts of anyone using five large hosting providers — Bluehost, DreamHost, Hostgator, OVH and iPage.

Read the Article: Some of the biggest web hosting sites were vulnerable to simple account takeover hacks | TechCrunch

Kenn Kitchen

Kenn Kitchen

Leave a Reply

About Us

We’re KMD Enterprises, LLC, a tech firm located in “Gig City,” Chattanooga, Tennessee, founded by experienced IT professionals who work with and love WordPress and the web.

Recent Posts

Sign up for our Newsletter

(We promise not to spam you or sell your email address.)

At KMD, we don’t just build websites; we build relationships.

Contact us today!

About Us

Contact Info

© 2018 KMD Enterprises, LLC