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Michelle Knight. Writer, photographer, programmer, truck driver and general, all round nut case. Life is a journey and that's what this blog will probably end up being. Let's see where we go, eh? ;-)

Future Publishing stored passwords in plain text...

...and got hacked. More details here... https://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/02/09/filesilo_lost_plaintext_passwords/

 

Apparently, they stored customer passwords in plain text. You'd have thought that they'd have done a better job of it than this.

 

So if you're one of their customers, and you were using the same password in other places... time to change more than just your Future, "File Silo," password. Fast.