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August 1, 2012

Security breach on Dropbox confirmed

Spam reported by Dropbox users has now been confirmed as the direct result of a security breach. Dropbox have confirmed that a number of usernames and password’s have been stolen from user’s and a dropbox employee.
Dropbox think the spam came as a result of the employee account breach as it contained a list of client’s email addresses. Dropbox have contacted those affected and tightened up security to ensure this does not happen again. For a full list of the new features visit the source link.

Source – Dropbox

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