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Posts Tagged ‘yahoo’

Accused Palin email hacker blames malware on PC

Thursday, December 10th, 2009

Lawyers defending the hacker accused of breaking into Sarah Palin’s Yahoo email account claim that his PC had been infected with spyware. (more…)

Intruders Break Into Republican Candidates Email

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2008

The Republican Vice-President candidate Sarah Palin was at the centre of an embarrassing security flaw this week as hackers broke their way into two of her personal email accounts.

Screenshots of two Yahoo email accounts belonging to Palin, as well as a contacts list, were posted on the Wikileaks whistle-blowing site as intruders utilised a flaw in Yahoo’s password administration system. (more…)