Twitch.TV May Have Been Hacked, Users Prompted To Change Password


Twitch has just revealed that it has detected “unauthorized access” to some user account information.

The site has expired user passwords and stream keys for all users. In addition, all accounts have been disconnected from Twitter and YouTube.

Anyone logging in will be promoted to change their password. The blog post also recommended users change their passwords on other sites where they use the same password is used.

The post did not reveal whether sensitive information like credit card details have been compromised, but added that “affected users” will be reached out to with further details.


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