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1.8m Affected by Ubuntu Breach, Apple Hacked

DATA LOSS

July 22, 2013

Ubuntu Forums has suffered a massive data breach, the company announced on its site. Every user’s local username, password and e-mail address were stolen from the company’s database. Approximately 1.82 million users are subscribed, ZDNet reports. Meanwhile, the University of Virginia has notified 18,700 students of a recent data breach after a third-party mailing vendor accidentally sent the students’ Social Security numbers in brochures mailed to home addresses, and Apple says its website for developers has been breached, but says customer information is encrypted and was not affected.
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