Pokemon GO DDoS Attacks Postponed as PoodleCorp Botnet Suffers Security Breach

Catalin Cimpanu reports:

The hacking crew that promised to launch DDoS attacks on the Pokemon GO servers on August 1 suffered a minor setback yesterday after someone hacked their site, dumped the database, and shared the data with data breach index service LeakedSource.

The hacking crew’s name is PoodleCorp, a relatively new unit on the cyber-crime scene, that has made a name for itself by defacing popular YouTube channels.

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