In February 2014, the Forbes website succumbed to an attack that leaked over 1 million user accounts. The attack was attributed to the Syrian Electronic Army, allegedly as retribution for a perceived “Hate of Syria”. The attack not only leaked user credentials, but also resulted in the posting of fake news stories to

Domain Entries Date Breached Hashing Privacy acknowledged? 1,057,819 2014-02-15 phpBB Public No

Information leaked

Email addresses, Passwords, User website URLs, Usernames

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