Hundreds of email messages were exposed. Also exposed were the weakness of the security among the email accounts. There were 78 email accounts hacked, and 31 of them had the "password" "12345." A number of other passwords minor variations on that theme. Among the other passwords among those hacked were:
In November, SplashData's annual list of most commonly used passwords showed that "password" was the most popular, followed by "123456" and "12345678."