IT provider SITA, which services about 90 per cent of the global aviation industry, has fallen victim to a sophisticated cyber attack, leading to a breach of frequent flyers' data stored on its servers....
Social media company says that the data referred to is all public profile information that can be accessed via their app or API
The hacker included 2 million records as proof that they have what they claim
The report details 18 pieces of malware used in the attack, including the Sunshuttle backdoor, China Copper webshell and covert Sibot tool
The Harris Federation has disabled its email and telephone system as a result of the attack
The intelligence value of hacking the DHS's emails is unknown, but the symbolism is clear