Thursday July 12, 2012

Hackers Claim To Have Stolen 450,000 Yahoo Accounts

Hackers are claiming they have stolen 450,000 Yahoo accounts. Yahoo has notified the 6 actual people affected as well as the 449,994 spammers that owned those accounts.

A previously unknown hacker group has posted online the details of 450,000 user accounts and passwords it claims to have taken from a Yahoo server. A Yahoo spokesperson in Singapore declined to comment.