Slack data breach: Company resets thousands of passwords

Slack data breach: Company resets thousands of passwords

Slack data breach took place in 2015 but the company became aware of the incident recently through its bug bounty program.


Slack has suffered a data breach in which thousands of users have been affected. As a result, the company is resetting passwords of thousands of impacted users.


The data breach took place back in 2015 but the company recently became aware of the incident in which unknown hackers managed to steal database containing profile related information of Slack users including usernames, email addresses, and encrypted passwords.

However, hackers inserted malicious code to extract plaintext ..