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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#981 GoToMyPC suffers major password reuse attack
Citrix Systems is forcing all its GoToMyPC remote desktop access service customers to reset their passwords because of a “very sophisticated attack” that targeted the service over the weekend.

John Bennett, product line director for Citrix said the attack was a result of leaked passwords from other accounts used to crack open existing GoToMyPC accounts.

“Citrix can confirm the recent incident was a password reuse attack, where attackers used usernames and passwords leaked from other websites to access the accounts of GoToMyPC users,” Bennett told Threatpost in an email statement.
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