Winamp forums attacked, accounts and email addresses exposed

Samuel Gibbs reports:

Hackers have broken through security protecting the Winamp forum database, compromising the user forums, exposing accounts and email addresses in the process. In a post on the company’s forum, Winamp’s General Manager, Geno Yoham, explained that an attack was quickly detected and isolated to the Winamp forum database, protecting the rest of the Winamp sites and communities.

Read more on Switched. Softpedia also covers the incident.

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