back to article MySpace 'passwords dump'

Zillions of usernames and SHA-1 hashed passwords for accounts on social networking relic MySpace have been swiped from the site's databases and leaked online, apparently. LeakedSource claims that it has obtained records for hundreds of millions of accounts from someone called The passwords have not been …

  1. Dadmin

    Which is equivalent to...

    These are completely ==:

    "HEY, GUYS! I just broke into a and got the password DB!"

    "HEY, GUYS! I just broke into a dumpster and got some way-cool free half-eaten muffins!"

    Good for you! :)

    1. theblackhand

      Re: Which is equivalent to...

      Or... It's a last gasp at free publicity before MySpace finally disappears...

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Impressive, that's a lot of 6+ year old passwords. What next Geocities?

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward


      AOL user accounts are next.... followed by Friendster..... that's where the real gold is.

      1. a_yank_lurker Silver badge

        Re: Methinks

        Forgot Geocities

  3. Mage Silver badge

    Age is irrelvant.

    So many people use same email / password for everything and forever.

  4. Huns n Hoses



  5. Sebastian A


    But I reused my MySpace password for both ICQ and Homestead! Now I have to change them as well!

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