The passwords were stored in plain text.
Hackers have do it again, this time, the victim was the India's Microsoft Store and all its customers.
How is a big giant like Microsoft capable of storing sensitive customer's password in plain text?
Ask those in charge of the India's division of Microsoft Store which hackers took over yesterday.
The so called, Evil Shadow Team breached the security of the store and had control over the entire website. They also revealed that the customers passwords were not encrypted at all and were stored in just plain text. Incredible...
Microsoft appear to have regained control but... with methods like this, none of our personal data is safe...
More info on the link below.
NEWS SOURCE: Microsoft store India hacked (via) WPSauce
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