Hack Brief: 4-Year-Old Dropbox Hack Exposed 68 Million People’s Data

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FOR HACKERS, YEARS-OLD leaks of millions of people’s private credentials don’t expire. Instead, they become a kind of collector’s item. Since people so often reuse passwords, or use easily guessable variations on a theme, the data in a trove of usernames and passwords can help bad actors access all sorts of accounts, whether it’s from last […]