OurMine hacks video hosting service Vevo; leaks 3.12TB data online


The Self-claimed White Hat Hacking group OurMine is back in the news and this time it has targeted Vevo and released nearly 3.12TB of its internal data online. According to analysis, some of the documents released online are of sensitive nature.

 OurMine is known for targeting famous organizations’ websites or social media accounts of known celebrities to demonstrate how weak the security measures implemented by these high profile firms are. To hack Vevo and acquire such massive amount of data; OurMine hackers hijacked Okta account of a Vevo employee.

Okta is a workplace app. When the data was hacked, the group reached out to the employee and was told to “fuck off” therefore the hackers posted the data online and sent Gizmodo an email stating that they would remove the data if the company asks them to do so.

OurMine hacks video hosting service Vevo; leaks 3.12TB data online
Screenshot shared by OurMine

 Src : https://www.hackread.com/ourmine-hacks-video-leaks-data-online/

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