Passwords stolen from 180 members of non-profit organisation InfraGard, including military users and cybersecurity companies

This article titled “Hacking collective targets FBI affiliate after Nintendo and Sony attacks” was written by Ben Quinn and agencies, for The Guardian on Monday 6th June 2011 00.10 UTC

A US private sector affiliate of the FBI has become the latest target of a hackers' collective, which recently penetrated the online security defences of Nintendo and Sony.

Nearly 180 passwords belonging to members of the Atlanta chapter of InfraGard were stolen, according to the non-profit organisation, which connects businesses with law enforcement authorities.

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