[wp-hackers] Matt's site hacked?

David Chait davebytes at comcast.net
Thu Jun 8 04:47:45 GMT 2006

Hah!  if so, that's both funny and scary.  That's assuming the password was 
truly non-trivial (i.e., wasn't something something could make some educated 
hacker guesses at for 5 minutes and happen upon it -- non-related words, 
symbols, numbers...).


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Joseph Bachir" <jjb at ibiblio.org>
To: "WP-Hackers" <wp-hackers at lists.automattic.com>
Sent: Wednesday, June 07, 2006 11:44 PM
Subject: Re: [wp-hackers] Matt's site hacked?

| "After reading one of his comments, it only took me 5 minutes to find out
| Matt's password, the funny thing is that i tried to convince myself that
| he wouldn't be that silly, but guess what? he is that silly!."
| Maybe he's referring to this?
| <http://comox.textdrive.com/pipermail/wp-hackers/2006-April/005872.html>
| (note: i don't know of any way to aquire a nontrivial plaintext
| password from an md5 hash, but this email just rung a bell)

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