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Change your email password now if you're on this list of 711 million accounts -

EVEN a data security expert has been caught out by this scam. If you're on this list, change your e-mail password now. Jasper Hamill. The SunAugust 31, 20172:20pm. Video; Image. Play Video. Play. Mute. 0:00. /. 0:00. Loaded: 0%. Progress: 0%. Stream ...and more »

711 million email addresses ensnared in 'largest' spambot - ZDNet

(Image: file photo). A huge spambot ensnaring 711 million email accounts has been uncovered. A Paris-based security researcher, who goes by the pseudonymous handle Benkow, discovered an open and accessible web server hosted in the Netherlands, which ...and more »

Spambot leaks more than 700m email addresses in massive data breach - The Guardian

Millions of passwords also contained in breach, a result of spammers collecting information in attempt to break in to users' email accounts. Alex Hern · @alexhern. Wed 30 Aug 2017 05.53 EDT Last modified on Wed 30 Aug 2017 05.58 EDT. Share on Facebook ...and more »

Spambot compromises 711 MILLION email addresses - how to check if you've been affected -

A spambot has compromised 711.5 MILLION email address in what is believed to be the biggest data-mining spam operation of all time. The personal data collected by the spambot - known as "Onliner" - appears to have been stored on a server in the ...and more »

Security Researchers Discover Spammer List of Over 711 Million Email Accounts - Gizmodo

An unknown hacker has gathered up to 711 million email accounts stored on an “open and accessible” server in the Netherlands, ZDNet reported. The server contains passwords to both email addresses and servers which are apparently being used to send ...and more »

Is your email in the latest cache of 711 million pwnd addresses? - Naked Security

It's never good news to receive an alert from the Have I Been Pwned? (HIBP) project but it's better to know than not. Founded by Troy Hunt after the historically embarrassing Adobe breach of 2013, HIBP is a database of breached, scraped and otherwise ...and more »

711 Million Email Addresses Compromised by Onliner Spambot - MakeUseOf

Another day, another security breach. Yet, the Onliner Spambot dump is slightly different to others: it contains over 700 million email addresses and passwords. As such, it is the largest leak to date. Onliner Spambot Password Dump. The Onliner Spambot ...and more »

711 million email accounts susceptible to new spambot - The Verge

A new spambot called Onliner has been discovered which can bypass spam filters and target 711 million email addresses, as noted by ZDNet. Onliner is used to send the banking malware Ursnif to vulnerable Windows computers. The trojan then steals ...and more »

Massive spambot captures 711 million email addresses - iTnews

A massive trove of email addresses used by spammers has been published online. It came to light after a French security researcher known as Benkow pointed the Australian operator of leaked credentials check site, Troy Hunt, to a ...and more »

More than 700 million email addresses leaked in huge data breach - We Live Security (blog)

A spambot has leaked more than 700 million email addresses and passwords publicly in a huge data breach. The data dump occurred thanks to a misconfigured spambot, dubbed 'Onliner', and was discovered by a Paris-based security researcher known as Benkow ...and more »