Browser Tack struggling with hack




A hacker has invaded the infrastructure Browser Tack. The paid service to websites in many browsers and operating systems tested claims that only the e-mail addresses from a list are accessed. Customers received a mail with claims that there is more going on.

Via Twitter confirms Browser Tack that the service is struggling with a hack and the service is therefore taken offline. In a later update, the claim that after investigation revealed that the hacker had access only to a list of e-mail addresses and Browser Tack is available again within hours. The service promises to bring a quick update with more information.

Follow the messages on a mail that include a reader of Hacker News Sunday received and derive looked from the support department Browser Tack. In the mail , the claim that Browser Tack stops in its entirety and lied in his terms about security. “We do not use firewalls and our policy on passwords is terrible. All virtual machines are completely open,” according to the e-mail, in which a password is also called. Probably the mail from the hacker that the email addresses of customers has been held.

Browser Tack is a service using virtual machines developers to test 700 11 browsers and operating systems. Their websites states The paid service claims to have 25,000 users and Browser Tack works include with Microsoft.


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