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"The hack was announced by the hacker on the Twitter with a link to [an] AnonPaste [page]," writes E Hacking News' Sabari Selvan. "According to the hacker's statement, he ... extracted the database by [a] MySQL Oracle Database Backdoor."
"@Darwinare has been leaking [the databases] of many high profile companies and universities, including the database of [the] University of Colorado," HackRead reports. "The hacker also played a vital role during #OpIsrael."
Last month, the hacker also claimed to have breached the Web site for Amazon UK.https://o1.qnsr.com/log/p.gif?;n=203;c=204650394;s=9477;x=7936;f=201801171506010;u=j;z=TIMESTAMP;a=20392931;e=i
The hacker didn't immediately provide a reason for the hack, but later stated on Twitter, "If I do not put a reason for my attacks, it's most likely #HFF (Hack For Fun)."