News Burst: BT free email service security breached

Talk21 security has been brokenSecurity at BT's free online email service talk21 was breached Thursday when a user was given access to numerous accounts.

An individual gained access to talk21 accounts through a software package used to gather information about site visitors. The fault occurred when someone visiting his Web site had their talk21 account open. A BT (quote: BT) spokesman said that that the vulnerability has now been closed off.

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