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e-mail database

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Microsoft employee e-mail also hit by Syrian Electronic Army

After some of the company's social-networking accounts were hacked, Microsoft says some of its e-mail accounts were also compromised.

By January 15, 2014

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Ubisoft hacked; users' e-mails and passwords exposed

The video game developer, known for creating Assassin's Creed, announces that its account database was breached and that all users should to reset their passwords.

By July 2, 2013

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MongoHQ scrambles to address major database hack

After users' hashed passwords, e-mail addresses, and other information is exposed in a security breach, the cloud-based hosting service neutralizes the attack and works to prevent future incidents.

By October 29, 2013

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NSA has backdoor access to Internet companies' databases

Apple, Microsoft, Yahoo, Facebook, and other large tech companies let the National Security Agency search through confidential customer data, according to the Washington Post.

By June 6, 2013

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CISPA permits police to do warrantless database searches

Amendment was shot down that would have required warrants before police could peruse shared information for any evidence of hundreds of different crimes.

By April 18, 2013

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Adobe suffers database leak, user forum taken offline

The hacker says he undertook the attack to shed light on how slow Adobe is to fix security issues after being alerted to them -- and says Yahoo is next.

By November 15, 2012

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Free services protect your e-mail

Send self-destructing notes outside your e-mail, combine and back up all your mail in a single searchable repository, and camouflage your e-mail address by converting it to a graphic.

By September 2, 2011

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Hackers claim 177K e-mails from Sony Pictures France

The Lebanese hacker known as Idahc and a French cohort say over the weekend they used an SQL injection to steal e-mails stored on the company's Web site. It's the 20th attack on Sony in two months.

By June 20, 2011

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Alleged Jobs e-mail says tracking claims are 'false'

In an alleged e-mail from Apple CEO Steve Jobs to a reader, the CEO says the company is not tracking user location, and that claims otherwise are "false."

By April 25, 2011

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In Epsilon breach, e-mail insecurity (roundup)

The breach exposed names and e-mail addresses of customers of many major U.S. companies and could lead to a rise in targeted phishing attacks.

By April 9, 2011