Time Warner Cable Inc has admitted that the passwords of some 320,000 customers subscribing to its cable services may have been compromised.
While we’re still days into the new year, it seemed like it took a while for the first major hack of a corporate database containing everyday consumers’ information to be revealed. Now, major cable provider Time Warner Cable has announced that the login credentials (emails and passwords) of up to 320,000 customers may be compromised.
In a report by Reuters, the cause for the theft of customers’ login details was likely through a phishing attack with a payload containing malware. Alternatively, it could also be the most obvious [...]