Reddit users locked out of accounts after “security concern”

Reddit users locked out of accounts after “security concern”

A large number of Reddit users are being told that they will have to reset their passwords in order to regain access to their accounts following what the site is calling a ...
Reddit Breach Takeaways: MFA and Access Management

Reddit Breach Takeaways: MFA and Access Management

Reddit has been hacked! Their SMS based authentication was not strong enough to prevent a breach, so they will be moving towards token-based two-factor authentication (2FA)—will that be enough? Discover how a ...

A week in security (July 30 – August 5)

A roundup of the security news from July 30 – August 5, including cryptomining, big data, social engineering, and more. Categories: Security world Week in security Tags: big databreachcryptominingfacebookmalwarerecapredditSocial Engineeringspamsteam cryptominerweekly blog ...
Facebook

The Shared Security Weekly Blaze – Quiet Skies TSA Surveillance Program, SIM Hijacking and the Reddit Data Breach, Sextortion Scams

This is the Shared Security Weekly Blaze for August 6, 2018 sponsored by Security Perspectives – Your Source for Tailored Security Awareness Training and Assessment Solutions and Silent Pocket. This episode was ...
Reddit hacked – but don’t give up on 2FA just yet

Reddit hacked – but don’t give up on 2FA just yet

As you’ve probably heard in the news, Reddit has been hacked. The immensely popular website says that it discovered a data breach in June, after an attacker compromised some employee accounts. The ...
Reddit Says Some User Data Accessed in Security Incident

Reddit Says Some User Data Accessed in Security Incident

Reddit said that a digital attacker infiltrated some of its systems and accessed user data during a recent security incident. On 1 August, the social news aggregation website revealed that an attacker ...
Reddit rolls out 2FA to all its users

Reddit rolls out 2FA to all its users

Reddit users can secure their accounts with two-factor authentication (2FA). The post Reddit rolls out 2FA to all its users appeared first on The State of Security ...