National Theatre hack forces password reset
John Leyden reports:
Some 17,000 culture vultures registered to the UK’s National Theatre website need to reset their passwords after the site was hacked.
The 20 February attack hit systems storing the logins of 17,000 (or around three per cent) of the 500,000 plus registered with the site. Only email, password, name and contact information was disclosed by the hack. Motives and perpetrators remain unidentified.
Read more in The Register.