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Data wiping is an important part of business operations and any information security program. For those that have a Written Information Security Program (WISP) it likely includes the procedures and processes for data wiping and scrubbing of files, directories, and physical storage devices.
More information has surfaced about the Data Breach that has impacted the UK based air-line, EasyJet. According to Thomas Brewster of Forbes magazine, “The airline has seen no evidence that the information has been misused.” To date the following agencies have been notified.
Catilan Cimpanu of Zero Day reports that a vulnerability exists in DNS based software and may be used to launch a Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack. The vulnerability was discovered by Israeli researchers.