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AOL Subscriber Data Stolen: You've Got Pwned
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JyotiS948
JyotiS948,
User Rank: Apprentice
11/2/2015 | 3:35:17 AM
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Mathew
Mathew,
User Rank: Apprentice
5/1/2014 | 5:02:03 AM
Re: AIM?
Great question. I'm not an AOL user, but according to the company's website, AIM users can sign into their account using their AOL password. So the short answer is: Yes.

In terms of bigger-picture questions about exactly what type of encryption (and if password hashes were salted, and so on) AOL might have used, AOL has yet to provide those details. (Stay tuned.)
securityaffairs
securityaffairs,
User Rank: Ninja
4/30/2014 | 4:27:33 PM
Re: AIM?
I'm waiting for further information on the real extension of the data breach. I'm afraid that the number of affected accounts could be impressive, in this case let's be prepared for a series of further attacks which will exploit the stolen/spoofed identities.

Regards
Kelly Jackson Higgins
Kelly Jackson Higgins,
User Rank: Strategist
4/30/2014 | 4:20:47 PM
AIM?
Mat, was AIM also affected by this breach?


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