Ie: 3,000 email accounts compromised by hackers

Conall O Fátharta of Irish Examiner reports:

Up to 3,000 Irish people have had their email accounts compromised by international hackers, it has emerged.

The hackers managed to access the private emails of thousands of individuals whose details were then put on an Arabic website.

A number of Irish banking institutions, county councils, universities, the HSE and anti-virus software company Symantec were also on the list.

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