Update: SI-CERT (@SICERT), the Slovenian Computer Emergency Response Team, reports that the alleged stolen data was recycled from an earlier breach. Hat tip to Adriana Dvorsak (@AdrianaDvorsak).
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Hacktivists identified as being with the Anonymous Slovenia collective claim to have hacked Federal Bureau of Investigation servers and exfiltrated email addresses, password and personal information, posting the data dump on Pastebin.
“The post also includes a short profile on FBI director James Brien Comey Jr, including sensitive information such as his date of birth, his wife’s name, the date they got married, his educational history and even the geographical coordinates of his residence,” the International Business Times reported.
The data was said to have been harvested from two www.fbi.gov domain name servers by way of seven open ports, and the data includes what are said to be email addresses and passwords for 68 active Bureau agents.
The FBI has not confirmed the breach or the validity of the data posted by the assumed attackers, but at the time this article was drafted, the data remained available on Pastebin.
“IBTimes UK has contacted the FBI for comment and is awaiting a response. Anonymous Slovenia has declined to comment…”
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