[amsat-bb] Re: ANS-022 AMSAT News Service Special Bulletin - AMSAT-NA Website Down
wageners at gmail.com
Tue Jan 22 15:36:46 PST 2013
Ask me tomorrow morning. Maybe it is too cold in Winnipeg with -40 wind
chill right now :-)
Anyway, I see so much potential and so little quality communication....
Hope all is well,
On Tue, Jan 22, 2013 at 5:32 PM, Ted <k7trkradio at charter.net> wrote:
> Whew !!! But, how do you really feel, Stefan ??
> 73, K7TRK
> -----Original Message-----
> From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
> Behalf Of Stefan Wagener
> Sent: Tuesday, January 22, 2013 3:14 PM
> To: JoAnne Maenpaa
> Cc: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: ANS-022 AMSAT News Service Special Bulletin -
> AMSAT-NA Website Down
> 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 The current one is so bloated and so much out of date
> is pathetic!
> Still waiting for our president to update the presidents page after how
> 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
> 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> wrote:
> > 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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