Hackers swipe Zappos data from 24 million customers
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|Tue, 01-17-2012 - 8:06am|
>"If you’ve ever shopped at Zappos, now would be a good time to take stock of the e-mail address and password you use most often to shop and bank online."<
>"“The hackers will be crunching the password data to identify where weak passwords have been used, as those users often reuse passwords,” says Stina Ehrensvard, CEO of authentication device maker Yubico. “We’re highly likely to see the data being used elsewhere on the Internet in the coming days.”Zappos itself is sending e-mails to its customers asking them to create new passwords for their Zappos accounts. The company recommends users change passwords on any other website where they use the same or similar passwords."<
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