Linux Australia president Joshua Hesketh announced in a statement that a "malicious individual" had used a RAT to access Linux Australia's main conference database resulting in a data breach.

The personal details of thousands of Linux conference delegates and users may have been leaked after open-software organization, Linux Australia, admitted over Easter that it has suffered a data breach.

The organization's president, Joshua Hesketh, said In a 4 April statement that a “malicious individual” had used a remote access Trojan (RAT) to access Linux Australia's main conference database. 

 

You can read the message from Joshua Hesketh here

The full story of the breach can be found on SC Magazine, here

 

 

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