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GMAIL Got PWNED - 5 Million Gmail Usernames, Passwords Hacked - machinecode - 09-12-2014

5 Million Gmail Usernames, Passwords Hacked And Posted To Russian Bitcoin Forum: Report

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Quote:Hackers appear to have dumped nearly 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords to a Russian bitcoin forum. Word first spread of the still-unconfirmed hack when a user posted a link to the log-in credentials in a security-centric corner of Reddit frequented by hackers, professional and aspiring.
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The database (which International Business Times will not link to) contains 4.93 million Google accounts belonging to English-, Russian- and Spanish-speaking users. Posts on the Russian-language bitcoin security forum asserted that more than 60 percent of the identities in question were still in use and could be accessed immediately, reported RIA Novosti, a Russian media outlet.

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RE: GMAIL Got PWNED - 5 Million Gmail Usernames, Passwords Hacked - ezoufri5 - 04-15-2016

(09-12-2014, 12:28 AM)machinecode Wrote: You are not allowed to view links. Register or Login to view.5 Million Gmail Usernames, Passwords Hacked And Posted To Russian Bitcoin Forum: Report

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Quote:Hackers appear to have dumped nearly 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords to a Russian bitcoin forum. Word first spread of the still-unconfirmed hack when a user posted a link to the log-in credentials in a security-centric corner of Reddit frequented by hackers, professional and aspiring.
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The database (which International Business Times will not link to) contains 4.93 million Google accounts belonging to English-, Russian- and Spanish-speaking users. Posts on the Russian-language bitcoin security forum asserted that more than 60 percent of the identities in question were still in use and could be accessed immediately, reported RIA Novosti, a Russian media outlet.


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The database (which International Business Times will not link to) contains 4.93 million Google accounts belonging to English-, Russian- and Spanish-speaking users. Posts on the Russian-language bitcoin security forum asserted that more than 60 percent of the identities in question were still in use and could be accessed immediately, reported RIA Novosti, a Russian media outlet.