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Time to change your Google, Twitter, Yahoo & Facebook passwords again

From: John Aldrich 
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http://news.yahoo.com/hackers-steal-2-million-facebook-google-twitter-yahoo-041505800.html

The title says it all... "Hackers steal 2 million Facebook, Google,  
Twitter, Yahoo passwords." Guess I need to come up with new passwords  
for Google, Facebook and Yahoo. :(

=============================================================== From: Benjamin Stewart ------------------------------------------------------ Snrk! That picture! Make sure you don't change those passwords on the same computer you suspect the keylogger is installed on. Better yet, install Linux on it.

=============================================================== From: Jonathan Calloway ------------------------------------------------------ Hackers wear ski masks? Sent from my iPhone rote: t the keylogger is installed on. Better yet, install Linux on it.=20 oo-041505800.html er, Yahoo passwords." Guess I need to come up with new passwords for Google,= Facebook and Yahoo. :(

=============================================================== From: Dan Lyke ------------------------------------------------------ On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:50 AM, Jonathan Calloway wrote: Well, duh: You never know when other hackers have turned on the laptop webcam and are secretly recording you.

=============================================================== From: Stephen Kraus ------------------------------------------------------ Obviously, how else do you hide your identity from the webcam :tinfoil hat:

=============================================================== From: Ed King ------------------------------------------------------ cold hackers do!=0A=0A=0A=0A=0A

=============================================================== From: Tyler Mittan ------------------------------------------------------ It's best to be on the safe side, but this is a fairly small number compared to the amount of people that use them all. Except Yahoo. I forgot that was a thing.

=============================================================== From: wes ------------------------------------------------------ particularly when skiing! -wes

=============================================================== From: Dan Lyke ------------------------------------------------------ On Thu, 5 Dec 2013 15:09:48 -0500 Tyler Mittan wrote: I made the mistake of letting AT&T merge with my Yahoo account when I had AT&T DSL. If anyone can figure out how to log in to that Yahoo account now, more power to 'em. Dan

=============================================================== From: Jonathan Calloway ------------------------------------------------------ I don't think there was a choice. Also, if you haven't logged in to it for awhile it eventually deletes itself Sent from my iPhone

=============================================================== From: Dave Brockman ------------------------------------------------------ -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA1 And now they are recycling the usernames, so it someone else could be using it now... Regards, dtb - -- "Some things in life can never be fully appreciated nor understood unless experienced firsthand. Some things in networking can never be fully understood by someone who neither builds commercial networking equipment nor runs an operational network." RFC 1925 -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE----- Version: GnuPG v2.0.17 (MingW32) Comment: Using GnuPG with Thunderbird - http://www.enigmail.net/ iQEcBAEBAgAGBQJSomiGAAoJEMP+wtEOVbcdhCAH/3VZKPIYeuzQnOhxuf07jiyd OhgxdVVdNIZrig4KvZCl0xKEyWvLlnqZHfvX3rxqQlnA5RDYNolqO53amtqClYjt wzUosu6vrQpfHwHQfS+Qyt3npDgx2f8ApK6bh+tMD4hPx0cxSrM0YvoBjiVFYs6a PTGMPdjdjTQXJdjRrP9I7j3O32eSEC1N0OSzC+iCT6hRMzn+lgunn41zqRQ2QkvE Kyy7bnzYCuKTlc97ZZxV8ttVuQeetJeDeSgSnd3UmvfiLjh1Ia+HTwiNvdMZBLQ/ /peVqeuuO2faQ3NHIL1u5/pRiPw3xlmAs0LyEMwjvK+kTDmxTxBVA+vKUqmKSps= =90u6 -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----