2.5 million PlayStation and Xbox players’ details stolen by hackers

Richard Trenholm reports:

Millions of Xbox and PSP gamers have had their personal details hacked. A data breach of two popular gaming forums has exposed the account details of 2.5 million users, potentially opening up their other online accounts to attack by hackers.

The Xbox360 and PSP ISOs, which host game download files, were hacked in September 2015. That’s according to security expert Troy Hunt’s Have I Been Pwned? website, which tracks data breaches.

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