Comcast resets 200,000 email accounts after passwords leak

Roughly 200,000 Comcast email users got an unpleasant surprise this weekend, as the company responded to a database of customer information offered for sale on a dark web marketplace. As reported by Steve Ragan at CSO, the database included 590,000 accounts, including password information, available for $1,000. Unfortunately for whoever bought the package, the vast majority of the accounts were […]

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Yahoo Says Email Accounts Were Compromised

Yahoo said Thursday that some of its customers’ email accounts were compromised in a recent cyber-attack. The Internet company did not disclose how many accounts were impacted by the security breach, but said in a blog post that its security team took “immediate action to protect our users.” Yahoo has the world’s second-largest email service after Google, the Associated Press […]

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