GoDaddy reports data breach involving SSH access on hosting accounts



GoDaddy on Tuesday reported [PDF] an October data breach to Californian authorities, stating that an unauthorised individual was able to access SSH accounts used in its hosting environment.

“We have no evidence that any files were added or modified on your account,” the company said while omitting evidence that files could have been viewed and exfiltrated.

“The unauthorized individual has been blocked from our systems, and we continue to investigate potential impact across our environment.”

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