Hackers Release a Cache of 13k of Passwords

Posted: 27/12/2014 in Anonymous, Cyber Crime, Hacking
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tv-AnnonOn Friday, a group claiming affiliation with the loose hacker collective “Anonymous” released a document containing approximately 13,000 username-and-password combinations along with credit card numbers and expiration dates.

The stolen personal information was released in a massive text document posted to the Internet file-sharing website Ghostbin (now deleted), on Friday. The document contains a huge number of usernames and passwords, along with credit card numbers and expiration dates.

 

 

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The Daily Dot‘s Aaron Sankin has compiled a comprehensive list of sites associated with the username and password leaks, and discovered that the leaks came from the sites run the gamut from pornography to gaming to online shopping. The list of the compromised websites is as follows:
  • Amazon
  • Walmart
  • PlayStation Network
  • Xbox Live
  • Twitch.tv
  • Dell
  • Brazzers
  • DigitalPlayground
  • and see complete list.

Just to be on the safe side, if you have an account with any of these places, you might want to change your password and start monitoring your credit card for any suspicious charges.

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