eBay hack puts 145 million user accounts at risk

eBay has come under fire over its handling of the cyberattack, in which hackers accessed personal data of all 145 million users, ranking it among the biggest such attacks launched on a corporation to date.

The hackers got in by breaching the computers of eBay employees and then gained access to the user database.

Business Insider: http://www.businessinsider.com/cyber-thieves-took-data-on-145-million-ebay-customers-by-hacking-3-corporate-employees-2014-5