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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1902 Dutch developer added backdoor to websites he built, phished over 20,000 users
A Dutch developer illegally accessed the accounts of over 20,000 users after he allegedly collected their login information via backdoors installed on websites he built.

According to an official statement, Dutch police officials are now in the process of notifying these victims about the crook's actions.

The hacker, yet to be named by Dutch authorities, was arrested on July 11, 2016, at a hotel in Zwolle, the Netherlands, and police proceeded to raid two houses the crook owned, in Leeuwarden and Sneek.
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#1902 Dutch developer added backdoor to websites he built, phished over 20,000 users
#1901 Ukraine's power outage was a cyber attack: Ukrenergo
#1900 GCHQ encourages teenage girls to become cybersecurity professionals of the future
#1899 Project Zero finds XSS bug in auto-installed Adobe Acrobat Chrome extension
#1898 Uncovering the inner workings of EyePyramid
#1897 Oracle's monster security update: 270 fixes and over 100 remotely exploitable flaws
#1896 Newly discovered Mac malware found in the wild also works well on Linux
#1895 EITest nabbing Chrome ssers with a “Chrome Font” social engineering scheme
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