Zappos Reports Hackers Gain Customer Information

EARLIER today Zappos reported that there was a breach in their security system. This breach was accessed through servers in Kentucky. The hackers who performed this attack, gained access to lots of customer data. The data that is now vulnerable is: Name, Shipping Address(es), Billing Address(es), Last 4 Digits of credit card, email, phone number, (cryptographically scrambled) password.

Zappos is stressing, that they did not gain access to payment information or full credit card numbers.

Zappos is recommending that you immediately change your password. They are also telling you that your data may be used to get other data.


To read Zappos email to employees and the email to  customers click here.


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