3D print biz Shapeways hacked, home and email addresses swiped

Iain Thomson reports:

Custom 3D model printing biz Shapeways has been hacked, who gained access to customers’ shipping and email addresses, usernames and hashed passwords.

New York-based Shapeways takes 3D designs and prints them for those unwilling or unable to invest in a 3D printer of their own. Its customers received an email today from CEO Peter Weijmarshausen warning them of the network intrusion and advising them to change their passwords as a precaution – weak passwords can be cracked from the hashes, it seems.

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