Microsoft reports that hackers hacked and obtained personal data of some users of mail
As it turned out, hackers had access to Outlook from January 1 to March 28. Basically, users who used the services msn.com and hotmail.com suffered.
“Hackers could have access to an email addressmail hacked user names of folders, "table of contents" of electronic messages, as well as the email addresses of people with whom the hacked account interacts, "- said in a message to Microsoft.
Moreover, the hackers did not receive the content of the letters.
What to do
Microsoft has already disabled hacked accounts and deprived hackers of access to the service. However, users are encouraged to change passwords.
The company also warns that hacking can lead to the distribution of phishing emails and spam.