Hacker Steals Millions of User Account Details from Education Platform Edmodo

Hmm. I missed this one by Joseph Cox last week:

A hacker has stolen millions of user account details from popular education platform Edmodo, and the data is apparently for sale on the so-called dark web.

Teachers, students and parents use Edmodo to work on lesson plans, assign homework, and more. The organization claims to have over 78 million members.


For-profit breach notification site LeakBase provided Motherboard with a sample of over two million user records for verification purposes. The data includes usernames, email addresses, and hashed passwords.

Read more on Motherboard.

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