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Logins stolen from Facebook, Google, ADP payroll processor
From: InfoSec News <alerts () infosecnews org>
Date: Wed, 4 Dec 2013 06:13:11 +0000 (UTC)
By Jeremy Kirk
04 December 2013
Two million logins and passwords from services such as Facebook, Google
and Twitter have been found on a Netherlands-based server, part of a large
botnet using controller software nicknamed "Pony."
Another company whose users' login credentials showed up on the server was
ADP, which specializes in payroll and human resources software, wrote
Daniel Chechik, a security researcher with Trustwave's SpiderLabs.
It's expected that cybercriminals will go after main online services, but
"payroll services accounts could actually have direct financial
repercussions," he wrote.
ADP moved US$1.4 trillion in fiscal 2013 within the U.S., paying one in
six workers in the country, according to its website.
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