One unlucky person is the only victim of a Spotify hack

Adeyemi Caleb's Blog


Typically, when a company announces unauthorized access has been identified on their system it means a successful hack has taken place. We then get a public apology and news that lots of customer details have been stolen.

Spotify has just gone through that process of reporting unauthorized access on its system, but with one twist: only one user’s details were accessed.

Spotify isn’t taking any chances, though, and will be contacting some of its users to re-enter their login details just to be sure. I’m assuming those users being contacted have accounts stored on the server that was compromised. Access via the Spotify Android app is also being looked as this is where the unauthorized access originated from. If you use Spotify on your Android device you’re going to need to upgrade, with that upgrade appearing in the next few days.

Last week eBay announced it had been hacked

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