Russian hackers have stolen 1.2 billion user names and passwords in a series of Internet heists affecting 420,000 websites.
The culprit? Usernames and passwords that are easy to hack. Security expert John Prisco:
This issue reminds me of an iceberg, where 90 percent of it is actually underwater. That’s what is going on here. So many cyber breaches today are not actually reported, often times because companies are losing information and they are not even aware of it.
Is anyone safe online? If so, how?