MIT, Stanford University & Harvard University Breached, Personal Details Leaked Ag3nt47

A hacker going with the handle of Ag3nt47 has breached the official website Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Stanford University & Harvard University, as a result the personal and login details of staff have been leaked online.

Ag3nt47 who announced his hack on Twitter claims to found SQL vulnerability on all three servers, allowing hacker to breach the servers and access the personal details of staff and students.

Leaked data contains database, usernames, addresses and emails without passwords, the leaked data from all three institutions have been made public and can be accessed from below given links.

MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
http://pastebin.com/jdH4sPCW 

Harvard University

Stanford University website
http://pastebin.com/RgQs9SHs

Ag3nt47 is the same hacker who earlier had hacked University of Zurich, leaking 3200 accounts of staff and students.

The hacker did not deface any of the website and at the time of publishing this article, all sites were online and working.


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