13 Million Anti-Virus Customers' Records Exposed

A white hat hacker discovered a database from anti-virus provider MacKeeper containing 13 million customer records was accessible by just visiting a selection of IP addresses, no username or password required. Researcher Chris Vickery said he uncovered four IP addresses that took him straight to a MongoDB database, containing a range of personal information, including names, email addresses, usernames, password hashes, phone numbers, IP addresses, system information, as well as software licenses and activation codes.