Why is the news about 1.2 bil credentials stolen no news?

Source : http://www.securityweek.com/feedback-friday-russian-hackers-obtain-12-billion-credentials-industry-reactions Sorin Mustaca, IT security expert and author of the Mustaca on Security  blog: Every time I read such PR, it makes me think: “what are the press guys thinking when accepting such information without any kind of proof?”…