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TalkTalk Wi-Fi passwords stolen in malware attack

Tuesday 6 December 2016 | 08:47 CET | News
Ken Munro, a security researcher at Pen Test Partners, said customers of TalkTalk had their' Wi-Fi passwords stolen after the malware attack on their routers a week ago, and called on the ISP to replace their routers. The researcher said other details had also been taken that would let attackers pinpoint where the equipment was being used, making more targeted hacks possible, the BBC reports. A TalkTalk spokeswoman said the company did not see evidence to confirm the thefts. TalkTalk said only a small number of its customers had been affected by the attack and it was updating its equipment to

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Companies: TalkTalk
Countries: United Kingdom
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