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Exfiltration on France’s Ministry of Defense portal CIMD

02/22/2016

The Anonymous collective has hacked the CIMD´s web site (Centre d'Identification des Materiels of Defense), belonging to the French Ministry of Defence. During the attack they gained access to sensitive information such as information on army suppliers and partners, FTP client usernames, website accounts, and PHP sessions, which was later published on the Internet.