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Minh Nguyễn
February 21st, 2003


Hackers on AOL

It seems that Microsoft isn’t the only one with security flaws. Wired is reporting that hackers are having fun with AOL, too:

In the end, Hakrobatik said, service reps he talked to got so frustrated having to ask him to repeat information that they’d give up and reset the password. Hakrobatik later proved he could compromise any AOL account armed only with its screen name.