R2Games In late 2015, the gaming website R2Games was hacked and more than 2.1M personal records disclosed. The vBulletin forum included IP addresses and passwords stored as salted hashes using a weak implementation enabling many to be rapidly cracked. A further 11M accounts were added in March 2016 and another 9M in July 2016 bringing the total to over 22M.
Breach date: 1 November 2015
Compromised accounts: 22,281,337
- CPU QuadCore Processor with 3GHZ or more
- 8 GB of RAM or more
- Why? - Maximum execution time of 30 seconds.