CoveritLive Warns Users of Possible Security Breach
While it isn’t indicated on its official site, the CoveritLive service has apparently been hacked and some personal user data may have been compromised, according to an email sent to subscribers this evening. The Live blogging technology is used by plenty of journalists, bloggers, and web sites as an easy way to blog live events.
Read more on GamePolitics.com, where they reproduce the notification e-mail.
If you’ve used their service, even if you don’t get a prompt to reset your password, it would probably be a smart move to reset it now. And if you’ve re-used passwords across sites, change the other sites’ passwords, too, to unique passwords.