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Ubisoft database hacked

Ubisoft database hacked

Ubisoft’s user database hacked: users’ e-mails and passwords exposed.

The producer of computer games of Ubisoft reported about breaking of a database of the registered users as a result of unauthorized access to a restricted part of the company website.

As a result of a hacker attack, the attackers got the data users of Ubisoft, including the names of the users of their e-mail addresses and passwords in encrypted form. Billing information in this database was not, as it is stored separately.

“We immediately took steps to block unauthorized access by launching an investigation and stating the fact of a hacker attack to the appropriate service. Internal and external auditors and experts begin the restore integrity of compromised systems,” – said in a statement Ubisoft. (more…)