Today, Reddit reported to its users that a number of its systems had been breached by a hacker and that user data was accessed. The data that was compromised in the breach included current email addresses and an entire 2007 database housing passwords and usernames that had already been “hashed and salted”—meaning scrambled for protection.

The company is in the process of sending email messages out to all of the users who were affected by the incident. Most of these users include individuals who joined the Reddit community back in 2007 or before then…

https://latesthackingnews.com/2018/08/02/reddit-security-breach-user-data-stolen/

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