Weekend tech reading: Microsoft Store hacked, plain text data swiped

By Matthew · 4 replies
Feb 12, 2012
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  1. Microsoft Store India hacked, username and password database leaked Reports are coming in that Microsoft's online store in India has been hacked. The site is now offline, but Google's cache shows…

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  2. Nima304

    Nima304 TS Guru Posts: 365   +81

    How hard is it to encrypt a database? I mean, really?
  3. ---agissi---

    ---agissi--- TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,978   +15

    Thats a good question. And to encrypt one in something that isnt easily decrypted.

    NTAPRO TS Evangelist Posts: 809   +102

    Must've been one of their lesser priorities lol. At least they know now :p
  5. ramonsterns

    ramonsterns TS Enthusiast Posts: 744   +12

    RIP Adamowicz, wasn't a big fan of Fallout 3, but I really liked the concept art for the game before it came out.

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