VyRT Hacking (Part II): How Hackers Finds out Your Password, Quickly.

Before I say anything on this post, I hereby urge you to change your VyRT password immediately, as well as any services that shares a same password with it, NOW! Read on to see why.

This is going to be the most disturbing part of this series on VyRT hacking. Brace yourself when reading.

After the hacker dumped the database of VyRT, they can start dwelling in their lair of evil and start figuring out your passwords. If you are technologically savvy you may start to think that it would take them forever to figure out those securely hashed passwords one by one. No, think again before proceeding.

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VyRT Hacking (Part I): How a website accidentally give out your information

Recently news came that the official community website of the band 30 Seconds to Mars was hacked and information leaked. No public information is available yet, but I think I have a theory how this hacking worked, and how you Echelons can minimize damage.

This post is going to be a little bit hard on tech bits, so proceed with care. If you are greeted with some strange concept, Wikipedia will be your friend.

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