‘Town of Salem’ game suffers data breach exposing 7.6 million user details
Catalin Cimpanu reports:
A hacker has stolen the personal details of 7.6 million users of browser-based game the “Town of Salem,” BlankMediaGames (BMG) admitted yesterday in a blog post.
The hack came to light after a mysterious person sent a copy of the stolen data to DeHashed, a commercial data breach indexing service.
DeHashed says it spent all the Christmas and New Year holiday trying to contact BMG and alert the game maker of the hack and its still-compromised server.
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