Thursday, October 30, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Motorola Becomes Part Of Lenovo
US Film Industry Wants To Ban Smartwatches And Smart Glasses From Theaters
MSI Releases The X99S MPower Motherboard
Xiaomi Moves To Third Place In Global Smartphone Market
Nintendo to Release 'Quality of Life' Device
Samsung Reports Decreased Operating Profit For Third-quarter
SK Telecom and Ericsson Develop Smart Wake-Up Technology
Lenovo Releases The 13-inch Windows YOGA Tablet 2
Active Discussions
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Questions durability monitor LCD
 Home > News > General Computing > Million...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Millions Of Stolen Credentials Available For Sale


Cybersecurity firm Hold Security LLC said on Tuesday that it uncovered stolen credentials from 360 million accounts that are available for sale on cyber black markets.

Alex Holden, chief information security officer of Hold Security LLC, said that his firm obtained the data over the past three weeks. He said tha the records were moat probably obtained in separate attacks. The firm is currently trying to identify the victims in order to alert the companies involved.

The credentials includes user names, which are typically email addresses, and passwords that in most cases are in unencrypted text.

In addition to the 360 million credentials, the criminals are selling some 1.25 billion email addresses.




Previous
Next
Icann Calls eBay Governance 'Dysfunctional'        All News        Barnes & Noble Reports Weak Nook Sales, But Says New Device Coming
Icann Calls eBay Governance 'Dysfunctional'     General Computing News      Sony To Cut 1,000 U.S. Jobs

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft Sees Decline in Security Vulnerabilities
Europe To Invest Millions In Online Safety Projects
Credit Card Data Breach Targets Hotels, Restaurants and Lounges
German Authorities Discover Email Account Theft
Largest Data Breach in History Reported In S .Korea
Cybercrime Firm Reports Ongoing Attacks on U.S. Merchants
Gamers Faced Severe Cyber Attacks In 2013
Microsoft, the FBI, Europol Disrupt ZeroAccess Botnet
Microsoft, Yahoo Take Measures Against Hackers
Microsoft Unveils Cybercrime Center
Deutsche Telekom To Offer Secure Internet To Companies
New EU Rules Against Cyber-crime

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .