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Vaccinate Your Website Against SQL Injection

Posted on June 28, 2011 in Articles | by

On Dec. 26, 2007, Albert Gonzalez, a 28-year-old resident of Miami, launched an attack against the database servers of Heartland Payment Systems, kicking off one of the most successful computer crimes in history. By the end of the attack, Gonzalez walked away with more than 130 million credit card numbers, pilfered directly from the systems of Heartland, one of the world’s largest credit card companies.

Read the full article: Vaccinate Your Website Against SQL Injection

Published in BizTech Magazine on 6/28/11


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Mike Chapple, CISSP, Ph.D.

Mike is an IT leader, information security professional, author, speaker and trainer with over fifteen years of experience in the field.

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