google stored some passwords in plain text for fourteen years
In a blog post today, Google disclosed that it recently discovered a bug that caused some portion of G Suite users to have their passwords stored in plain text. The bug has been around since 2005, though Google says that it can’t find any evidence that anybody’s password was improperly accessed. It’s resetting any passwords that might be affected and letting G Suite administrators know about the issue. G Suite is the corporate version of Gmail and Google’s other apps, and apparently the bug came... THE VERGE · 4 weeks
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