Security Warning If You Use Dropbox

Dropbox users please read for security advice

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Ref the BBC on 31 August it has been reported that 68 Million dropbox users may have had their accounts compromised (hacked), we have added details from the BBC article below:

A Dropbox security breach in 2012 has affected more than 68 million account holders, according to security experts. Last week, Dropbox reset all passwords that had remained unchanged since mid-2012 "as a preventive measure".

In 2012, Dropbox had said hacks on "other websites" had affected customers who used their Dropbox password on other sites too. But now what purports to be the details of 68.6 million Dropbox accounts have emerged on hacker trading sites.

You can read more details on the BBC website at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-37232635

For any questions about keeping your documents secure please contact Pebble on 01733 902070 or speak to us via our contact form.

Security Warning If You Use Dropbox

Posted in Web Technology by on 01 September 2016

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Security Warning If You Use Dropbox Security Warning If You Use Dropbox Dropbox users please read for security advice

Ref the BBC on 31 August it has been reported that 68 Million dropbox users may have had their accounts compromised (hacked), we have added details from the BBC article below:

A Dropbox security breach in 2012 has affected more than 68 million account holders, according to security experts. Last week, Dropbox reset all passwords that had remained unchanged since mid-2012 "as a preventive measure".

In 2012, Dropbox had said hacks on "other websites" had affected customers who used their Dropbox password on other sites too. But now what purports to be the details of 68.6 million Dropbox accounts have emerged on hacker trading sites.

You can read more details on the BBC website at: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-37232635

For any questions about keeping your documents secure please contact Pebble on 01733 902070 or speak to us via our contact form.

Contact Pebble

  • Pebble Ltd (Peterborough)
    26 Tesla Court
    Innovation Way
    Peterborough
    PE2 6FL
    Tel: 01733 902070
  • Pebble Ltd (Kings Langley)
    The Old Chapel
    69 Primrose Hill
    Kings Langley
    WD4 8HX
    Tel: 01442 505878