Oops! Mozilla left thousands of email addresses and passwords lying around (again)
Graham Cluley reports:
At the beginning of August members of the Mozilla developer community were warned that approximately 76,000 email addresses and 4,000 encrypted passwords had been left on a publicly accessible server for 30 days.
For most organisations, that would be embarrassing enough. But security screw-ups can be like buses, you can wait for ages noticing nothing, and then two come along at once.
Because Mozilla announced this week a second accidental disclosure of email addresses and encrypted passwords – this time affecting roughly 97,000 users.
Read more on HotforSecurity.com.