On Monday, a vBulletin support manager has announced on the company's forums that they are forcing a password reset for all of its customers.
Denis Andzakovic, a hacker and researcher with New Zealand-based security consultancy Security-Assessment.com, has released the source code for KeeFarce, a tool that can export all information stored in the database of a user's KeePass password manager.
Customers of another UK telecom have had their information compromised by hackers, as Vodafone has explained that it was "subject to an attempt to access some customers’ account details between midnight on Wednesday 28 October and midday on Thursday 29 October." "This incident was driven by criminals using email addresses and passwords acquired from an unknown source external to Vodafone.
000webhost, a popular free web hosting service, has suffered a data breach that resulted in the compromise of the name, email address and plaintext password of some 13 million of its customers.
In the age of BYOD, corporate employees and consumers alike have access to incredible computing power in the palms of their hands.
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