Arizona state police confirm 2nd hack on officers’ email

Howard Fischer reports:

A new computer attack Wednesday on the Department of Public Safety hit only officers’ outside and personal emails and, unlike last week, not the agency’s own computers, DPS Capt. Steve Harrison said.

He said it appears the two incidents are linked, with those who broke into the DPS computers last week stealing personal email addresses and passwords from officers’ official DPS email accounts. That allowed members of the group AntiSec access to private accounts, enabling them to post some of what they were able to find in those accounts, including pictures and emails.

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