Hackers were able to get in to an unsecured database and get about 2.3 million names, 2.4 million email addresses and about 290,000 phone numbers, birthdates, etc. Many of the users are teens and the app is in the top 10 apps for iPhone, so it certainly has a following.
Erich Kron, Security Awareness Advocate at KnowBe4, is a veteran information security professional with over 20 years’ experience in the medical, aerospace manufacturing and defense fields. He is the former security manager for the 2nd Regional Cyber Center-Western Hemisphere and holds CISSP, CISSP-ISSAP, MCITP and ITIL v3 certifications, among others. Erich has worked with information security professionals around the world to provide the tools, training and educational opportunities to succeed in InfoSec