Pony Botnet Steals 2 Million Passwords – TechBeat

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According to researchers at Spiderlabs, criminals have stolen more than 2 million passwords. It appears the data was stolen via malware-infected machines.

Dave Cottrell‘s insight:

Once again, people who think it could never happen to them have had their sensitive information stolen.  You MUST be proactive and simply cannot trust the security software supplied by Microsoft when you buy your new PC.

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