Yahoo! Voices hack reveals 453,492 passwords2012.07.12 08:25 by Daniela
Keywords: Yahoo, hackers, security
Hacker group, called "D33D Company", claims to have posted 435,000 sets of usernames and passwords from the Yahoo! Voice service. The group says it used a union-based SQL injection to access the service and retrieve the data, which it says was unencrypted.
D33Ds Company says in its note that the hack was intended to warn Yahoo! about similar vulnerabilities in its sites–a dubious notion given the potentially massive privacy violation their public hack represents.
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