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Data of 3.5 Million Online Poker Players Exposed

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December 8, 2011

A defunct gambling site experienced a breach affecting 3.5 million members this past weekend, SecurityNewsDaily reports. The names, screen names, birth dates, phone numbers and IP, home and e-mail addresses of Ultimate Bet users in Canada, the U.S., the UK and elsewhere were posted to online poker forums, the report states. The data was removed after eight minutes.
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