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Security Firm: Hackers steal 1.2B passwords

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August 6, 2014
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A Milwaukee security firm says Russian hackers have stolen databases containing upwards of 1.2 billion email addresses and passwords in a series of Internet spamming heists. (Aug. 6) Video provided by AP


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