Yahoo Users Passwords Hacked

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(CNN) - Hackers posted online what they say is login information for more than 450-thousand Yahoo users.   An anonymous group dumped the stolen passwords onto another web page.   According to that site, the data was released as a wake-up call.  

The note warned Yahoo to take a closer look at its current security coverage.  

The breach impacted users of Yahoo Voices, an online publishing tool.  But it could be much more widespread.  

Many people re-use passwords across the internet.

Yahoo apologized today and urged users to change their passwords regularly.   They said less than five percent of the breached accounts had valid passwords.

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