Microsoft Computers Hacked
After Facebook and Apple, it is now turn for Microsoft to join the leagues of hacked tech titan companies. Yes, the computers at the Microsoft office has been compromised. In an interview, Matt Thomlinson, Trustworthy Computing, said that “Microsoft has confirmed that their systems were breached in a similar fashion as that of Facebook and Mobile Giant Apple.”
He further adds “After looking into this matter, we have found many systems in the Microsoft offices that were infected by the same malware code, that hit Facebook last week. The technique was similar.”
Though there has been no confirmation from the Microsoft officials if any data of the company was stolen, but the quick outputs suggests so.
On Tuesday, Apple said that they were able to control the attack before the hackers could carry out any damage to the information stored in the computers. Apple officials said that they have started a joint operation with the cyber law enforcement teams to order to catch the hackers who were behind this attack.
Facebook revealed that the malware that infected the computers, came from their mobile developer site.
It is not long when twitter was hacked and around a quarter million users account were compromised.
Some internet security experts have been saying this in very low voices, that Chinese hackers could be behind this attack.
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We will soon be getting some confirmation from the Microsoft officials. Till then keep visiting whitec0de for further updates on the Microsoft computers hacking story.
Author: Naveen Thakur