Microsoft’s India store hacked, usernames & passwords leaked by Chinese hackers

Chinese hacking group called Evil Shadow Team has hacked and leaked usernames & passwords of Microsoft India www.microsoftstore.co.in on Sunday night. Logins details belong to people who use to shop online on Microsoft Indian’s website. It has been reveled that the login details were stored without any password or encryption in a plain text file.

 

According to Wpsauce.com, Evil Shadow Team left a defaced message on the Microsoft website saying “unsafe system will be baptized”

After a success hack attack by Chines hackers, Microsoft India took the website for maintenance, which is still down at the time this article was written. While Microsoft has urged users to change their passwords id .

Last year it was Lulzec to take down SONY website and now Chinese hackers. Such hacks are rising growing concern over cyber security and how safe it is to shop online.

Waqas

Waqas Amir is a Milan-based cybersecurity journalist with a passion for covering latest happenings in cyber security and tech world. In addition to being the founder of this website, Waqas is also into gaming, reading and investigative journalism.