Web.com Hit by Credit Card Breach

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Web.com Florida-based web hosting company, on Tuesday the company announced that it was under data breach and the user credentials of 93,000 customers was accessed.

According to security-faqs, “Web.com discovered an unauthorized breach of one of our computer systems on August 13, 2015.”

The company also added that “It has very strong and sophisticated security measures in place to protect our computer systems and we regularly review and update our security protocols.”

User name, address and credit card information was breached, but credit card validation codes were not compromised.

The company has 3.3 million customers and own two other company named register.com and Network solutions. The two other company’s were not affect by this data breach.

Web.com suggest their customers to have a close eye on their credit/debit cards that you may have used with Web.com

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William Fieldhouse

I currently work full time as a penetration tester and have been involved within the IT security industry for over a decade. I also love to pioneer any forms of new technology and ideologies for future advancements. Feel free to contact me at [email protected]

William Fieldhouse

I currently work full time as a penetration tester and have been involved within the IT security industry for over a decade. I also love to pioneer any forms of new technology and ideologies for future advancements. Feel free to contact me at [email protected]

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