Taobao responded to millions of account information stolen most have been intercepted

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news February 3rd, days before the Zhejiang police informed the first half of the "net" to network crimes against regulation behavior in 15 cases, among them, the Jiaxing Pinghu police cracked the hacking attacks, criminal gangs use Ali vulnerabilities, and obtained information about 99 million of the 20 million 590 thousand Taobao account, account for the existence and the password anastomosis.

 

Taobao to respond to millions of account information stolen: most have been intercepted

in this regard, Taobao issued a statement to clarify the facts, reported the existence of errors, the case is typical of the hacker "hit" case, the truth is suspect by the hands of the existing non Taobao user account, Taobao about 99000000 times to try, 20 million 590 thousand of which were found at the same time, account number or Taobao account. Black than the success of the industry, have tried to use other platform password login (commonly known as hit the Library), but the vast majority of logging behavior was intercepted by Taobao and thus attempted.

Taobao micro-blog official also issued a document called for the success of the hit library user account and password security tips, Taobao has been the first time to modify the reminder, and take interim measures of protection, complete until the user password changes.

, according to Taobao, said the case began in November 2015, the first by the Alibaba security team found traces of criminal suspects, and informed the police in Pinghu.

according to the Zhejiang Provincial Public Security Bureau network security corps said, because the seller mailbox is fishing, Hangzhou international Alibaba station foreign buyers has suffered fraud, Chinese seller receiving the delivery, the Alibaba to collect corresponding clues found by the end of August 2015, received a total of more than 1700 overseas buyers of similar complaints, involving 124 countries and regions, the total worth more than $1 million. (Zhou Xiaobai)

below is the full text of Taobao statement:

for today’s media reports "Taobao 99 million account information stolen", reported itself key facts wrong. This statement is as follows:

1, the case is not an account of the attack caused by Taobao leaked. The truth is that the suspect use non Taobao user accounts have hands, Taobao about 99000000 times to try, 20 million 590 thousand of which were found at the same time, Taobao account or account. Black than the success of the industry, have tried to use other platform password login (commonly known as hit the Library), but the vast majority of logging behavior was intercepted by Taobao and thus attempted. After Taobao reported the incident and provide clues, the police found part of the account was hacked into a single team for malicious behavior.

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2, similar to the "hit" behavior has rich experience in dealing with and complete measures to hit the library user account, safety tips and password has been the first time to modify the reminder, and take interim measures of protection, complete until the user password changes. In addition, Alibaba security team is actively cooperate with the police back to be used