Japan Sites Hacked only with IDs, and Passwords

    Date11 Feb 2000
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    Posted ByAnthony Pell
    Once again, using only passwords prove to be a insecure method of protection ... "The hackers behind a recent series of invasions of government-run Web sites may have gained access to the sites by stealing the user names and passwords . . . Once again, using only passwords prove to be a insecure method of protection ... "The hackers behind a recent series of invasions of government-run Web sites may have gained access to the sites by stealing the user names and passwords belonging to the engineers operating the systems, according to investigation sources."
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