GitHub


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 20, 2013
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
Media
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A hacker or hackers compromised some of the user accounts of GitHub.  The hackers used a brute force attack to expose passwords.  GitHub reset the passwords of users who were affected.