VTech Data Breach: 200,000 Children Are Among Victims

 

A hacker claiming responsibility for the attack allegedly gained access to the gadget and toy company’s database through a technique known as a SQL injection, in which hackers type malicious commands into a website’s user text box, tricking it into returning other data. The hacker was then able to break into VTech’s web and database servers, where they had full system access.

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