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Under Armour discloses breach of 150 million MyFitnessPal user accounts


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#1 JohnC_21

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Posted 29 March 2018 - 04:03 PM

(Reuters) - Under Armour Inc (UAA.N) said on Thursday that some personal details of about 150 million user accounts were accessed in a breach of its food and nutrition app and website MyFitnessPal.The data affected includes usernames, emails and encrypted passwords, the company said.The breach, which occurred in late February, did not affect government-issued identifiers such as Social Security numbers and driver license numbers and payment card data, the sneaker maker said.

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Posted 29 March 2018 - 09:36 PM

How did the attackers gain access?



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Posted 30 March 2018 - 10:54 AM

Under Armour said it is working with data security firms and law enforcement, but did not provide details on how the hackers got into its network or pulled out the data without getting caught in the act.

https://venturebeat.com/2018/03/29/under-armour-admits-150-million-myfitnesspal-accounts-were-hacked/



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Posted 31 March 2018 - 08:04 PM

The more folks depend on technology which monitors them, the more likely something like this is going to happen at some point.
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