php.net Hack Confirmed

Yesterday in our article php.net Blacklisted By Google Rasmus Lerdorf, the creator of php, claimed Google reported a false positive. Today however php.net admits two of their servers were compromised with malicous JavaScript code. From October 22nd thru the 24th the two servers infected php.net visitors committing code to projects hosted on svn.php.net or git.php.net with malicous JavaScript code.…

Will Brazil’s Email Go Secure

Following unconfirmed reports that that the NSA spied on Brazilian President Rousseff, Brazilian oil company Petroba and Brazil’s citizens by intercepting billions of emails and calls in Brazil, President Rousseff announce Brazil will create a secure mail service. While Germany’s email service GMX did this for similar reasons they proved the system is not foolproof.…