Reply to post: TWC didn't get breached?

So what's all this about 320k Time Warner Cable users being hacked?

Anonymous Coward
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TWC didn't get breached?

"The most likely culprit is a phishing attack targeting TWC customers"

Which begs the question as to why the passwords were stored in the clear, instead of a hashed/salted token like every other online system since the dawn of the computer age.

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