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Author Topic: [old news...] ebay hacked  (Read 853 times)

tomos

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[old news...] ebay hacked
« on: June 20, 2014, 07:02:26 AM »
Quote from: Lifehacker
If you have an eBay account, it's time to change your password. [...]
Attackers made off with names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, birth dates, and of course, encrypted passwords.
http://lifehacker.co...words-now-1579504977


Apparently it happened in Feb/March :o
Tom
« Last Edit: June 20, 2014, 08:02:22 AM by tomos, Reason: removed \" - change yer passwords!\" from title as it\'s old news ... »

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Re: ebay hacked - change yer passwords!
« Reply #1 on: June 20, 2014, 07:10:54 AM »
if you have an eaby account, you will already have been contacted by them about it happening and changing your password.
There are only 10 types of people in the world. Those who understand binary and those who have friends.

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Re: ebay hacked
« Reply #2 on: June 20, 2014, 08:01:32 AM »
if you have an eaby account, you will already have been contacted by them about it happening and changing your password.

oops - I came across it indirectly, did a search but didnt notice that the news reports were from May
Tom