[amsat-bb] Re: ANS-022 AMSAT News Service Special Bulletin - AMSAT-NA Website Down
wageners at gmail.com
Tue Jan 22 17:15:13 PST 2013
if you believe Google.
http://www.uk.amsat.org is perfectly working and up to date as far as I
A nice refreshing website dealing with amateur radio satellites and what
really is amazing, they are actually using it for the benefits of members
and non-members. What a unique concept!
On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 6:47 PM, R.T.Liddy <k8bl at ameritech.net> wrote:
> Looks like the hackers tried to get into the AMSAT-UK Site, also, from
> what it says they are trying to sell for cheap. 73, Bob K8BL
> (This is from a Google search on AMSAT-UK)
> AMSAT-UK | A voluntary organisation that supports the design and *...*<http://www.uk.amsat.org/>
> - Similar<https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&tbo=1&biw=1440&bih=768&q=related:www.uk.amsat.org/+amsat-uk&sa=X&ei=CTH_UKzuGYPD2QXp4YCwAQ&sqi=2&ved=0CDMQHzAA>
> You +1'd this publicly. Undo <https://www.google.com/#>
> This site may be compromised.<http://www.google.com/support/websearch/bin/answer.py?answer=190597&hl=en&?sa=X&ei=CTH_UKzuGYPD2QXp4YCwAQ&sqi=2&ved=0CDQQpwgwAA>
> The *UK* organisation for Amateur Satellites. Contains information,
> frequencies and phase maps.
> Amateur Radio <http://www.uk.amsat.org/?tag=amateur-radio>
> ISRO Plans SARL and Amateur Radio Satellite Launch for Feb *...*
> Viagra for sale cheap <http://www.uk.amsat.org/?page_id=35>
> FUNcube is AMSAT-UK's first cubesat project – it is designed *...*
> How Do I Start? <http://www.uk.amsat.org/?page_id=48>
> How Do I Start? Here a few few quick pointers which might help *...*
> FUNcube CubeSat <http://www.uk.amsat.org/?page_id=928>
> AMSAT-UK is working on a new amateur satellite project *...*
> Colloquium <http://www.uk.amsat.org/?page_id=42>
> The AMSAT-UK International Space Colloquium is held at the *...*
> Sunday 80 Meter Net <http://www.uk.amsat.org/?page_id=5356>
> Latest AMSAT-UK 80 Meter Net recording- HERE Sunday 30th *...*
> More results from amsat.org »<https://www.google.com/search?hl=en&tbo=d&biw=1440&bih=768&q=+site:amsat.org+amsat-uk&sa=X&ei=CTH_UKzuGYPD2QXp4YCwAQ&sqi=2&ved=0CE8QrAM>
> --- On *Tue, 1/22/13, Stefan Wagener <wageners at gmail.com>* wrote:
> From: Stefan Wagener <wageners at gmail.com>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: ANS-022 AMSAT News Service Special Bulletin -
> AMSAT-NA Website Down
> To: "JoAnne Maenpaa" <k9jkm at comcast.net>
> Cc: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Date: Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 6:14 PM
> Thanks JoAnne,
> Hopefully the board will now move to a much more simpler, streamlined and
> up-to date website. The current one is so bloated and so much out of date
> it is pathetic!
> Still waiting for our president to update the presidents page after how
> many years????
> Looking at the store and the only new items for January are the President's
> club $4000 plus. What else is new???
> Yes, I am very critical and very tired of receiving no up to date
> information on Fox or anyy major activities currently being done or being
> told it is all ITAR.
> But hey, I am also very glad of being a member of AMSAT UK and their
> website rocks and I receive up to date info from Trevor every week via the
> mailing list. Thanks so much Amsat-Uk!
> Stefan, VE4NSA
> On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 9:16 AM, JoAnne Maenpaa <k9jkm at comcast.net<http://firstname.lastname@example.org>>
> > AMSAT NEWS SERVICE SPECIAL BULLETIN
> > ANS-022
> > SB SAT @ AMSAT $ANS-022.01
> > ANS-022 ANS Special Bulletin - AMSAT-NA Website Down
> > AMSAT News Service Bulletin 022.01
> > From AMSAT HQ SILVER SPRING, MD.
> > January 22, 2013
> > To All RADIO AMATEURS
> > BID: $ANS-022.01
> > On or about 20 January 2013, AMSAT-NA's main web site www.amsat.org
> > was compromised by an attacker, with the contents of the supporting
> > database, including non-public information, posted on other publicly
> > available web sites.
> > It is likely that the attacker gained enough access to the site to
> > post arbitrary and possibly illegal content, so out of an abundance
> > of caution the main site was shut down.
> > Neither the AMSAT store nor the Fox project web site were affected
> > by this breach. Mail services remain operational.
> > The main site was developed roughly 10 years ago by a AMSAT volun-
> > teers under a more benign Internet threat environment. The team that
> > built that site is no longer associated with AMSAT, so work has been
> > underway over the last several months to move to a modern, maintain-
> > able, secure infrastructure. This recent breach will accelerate that
> > activity. In the interim, www.amsat.org will have limited content.
> > [ANS thanks AMSAT's User Services Team for the above information]
> > /EX
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