Well, folks, it looks like 23andMe has gone and gotten themselves hacked.
Yep, the DNA testing company that’s been helping people dig into their ancestry got their user data dumped onto hacker forums. Not great!
Let’s break down 23andMe’s recent data breach.
According to this BleepingComputer report, the breach was a result of a credential-stuffing attack. For those not in the know, this is when hackers take stolen usernames and passwords from one platform and try…