Microsoft e-mail account info leaked

October 6, 2009 10:41:54 AM PDT
A new warning is out for people who e-mail on Microsoft.

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Thousands of passwords for Microsoft's Hotmail accounts have been posted online. Microsoft has confirmed that the information for its e-mail service was leaked online over the weekend.

The list of hacked accounts reportedly began with the letters "a" or "b."

Microsoft is advising anyone who thinks their account was hacked to change their password immediately.

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