Reddit Forced to Reset 100,000 Passwords After ‘Uptick’ In Hacked Accounts

Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai reports:

After a flurry of hacked accounts, Reddit has been forced to reset the passwords of 100,000 users in two weeks.

The company announced it on Thursday, noting that this “general uptick” in account takeovers comes on the heels of large data breaches on other sites, such as the recent leak of more than 100 million LinkedIn emails and passwords.

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