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Hackers Get Login Details for Over 400,000 Yahoo Users

Have you been a writer for Associated Content? They were a great site to write for but then Yahoo bought it and it became Yahoo! Voices.  I have not written much there since the purchase.  The big problem right now and I am sure that you got an email about it, but hackers were able to get over 400,000 users email address and password details.  Once Yahoo took over Associated Content, they made you use your Yahoo email to login so you may have already changed your Yahoo login information, but it is recommended that you change passwords to any site that used your Associated Content email address to login.  There is a good chance that your email and password information were hacked.  If you see an email from Yahoo! Voices, that is probably what it is about.

I actually got emails from Twitter, LinkedIn and a few other sites that they disabled my account and I had to change my password before I could login.  I think that was quite cool of them how quickly this all happened.  Of course it d…