Hotmail passwords hacked

source: News24
2009-10-05 21:17

San Francisco – The passwords to more than 10 000 Hotmail accounts were hacked and posted on an online forum used by software developers, according to a report on Monday on the website neowin.net.

Microsoft said it was investigating the report.

“We’re actively investigating the situation and will take appropriate steps as rapidly as possible,” a spokesperson said.

According to Neowin, the list was posted on Friday at pastebin.com but has since been taken down.

The site said it had seen parts of [continue reading]

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