back to article Good guy Logic Supply resolves breach in days, unlike some companies

US-based industrial computer supplier Logic Supply has reset user passwords following a suspected security breach. Unauthorised access through the firm's website on 6 February may have exposed customer/company names, usernames and passwords, and order information. Payment card details were not exposed, Logic Supply reassured …

  1. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    They deserve an award

    They deserve an award "Best reaction of 2017 to a security breach" or something. I realise there's still a lot more year to go, but recognising their efforts may inspire others to improve too.

    Before you say "but they got breached": yes, I know, but you should consider that possible for ANY setup, however sophisticated. That's what proper risk management is about.

    Well done.

    1. missingegg

      Re: They deserve an award

      Agreed. Our security team has a defense-in-depth strategy, recognizing that there will always be vulnerabilities that allow someone to hack into your system. It's important to slow them down once they get in, and have good detection in place so that you realize something has gone wrong. Organizations that think they can stay on top of security patches and prevent anyone from ever breaching their front-line defenses are just setting themselves up for embarrassment.

  2. EnviableOne Bronze badge
    Happy

    Finally

    Someone has accepted they will get breached, and put a plan in place to deal with it and own up!

    Congrats Logic Supply!

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