Gaming service R6DB has been hacked. Hackers asks Ransomware and deleted the database
R6DB is an online gaming service that gives statistics for Rainbow Six Siege players. It went down this weekend and the database removed by the hackers and asked for a Ransom.
R6DB is a fan-powered online database that provides player statistics for Rainbow Six Siege. It went offline this weekend and the database wiped by the hackers and asked for a Ransom.
The hack took down the service on Saturday (September 30) and the company said that automated bot accessed their servers and deleted the database. They kept the remote connection open from Development machine to Postgress Database server.
The incident took down their servers on Saturday and according to the companies statement some automated bot hit their servers and wiped the database.They kept the remote connection open from Development machine to Postgress Database server.
R6DB said they are currently working in the restoration process and they are not sure how many dates they can retrieve. Due to the hectic and unplanned September-migration, we didn’t have everything locked down yet, which led to this situation.
R6DB decided to completely deploy a new server as the old server is compromised, they made the new server online and completed the restoration.