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Submission + - SPAM: Russian gang has stolen largest collection of credentials in history of internet

socialmux writes: A Russian gang of hackers has stolen 4.5 billion username and password combinations those belong to almost 1.2 billion people including and more than 500 million email addresses. The records include confidential material gathered from 420,000 websites, ranging from household names to small Internet sites. It's funny how a group of criminals sitting in southern Russia can break in almost half of the internet and nobody came to know about it. Read more @Link
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Russian gang has stolen largest collection of credentials in history of internet

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