Originally shared by Ben Fisher
5 Million Gmail Passwords Posted On Russian Forum
A Google spokesperson has confirmed what many security experts had already suggested, that many of the passwords in question were likely taken from a website other than Google.
“The security of our users’ information is a top priority for us,” the company told The Next Web. “We have no evidence that our systems have been compromised, but whenever we become aware that accounts may have been, we take steps to help those users secure their accounts.”
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