Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 5, 2009
Bellevue , WA
United States
Records Breached: 

400,000 Not added to total; SSNs were not accessed.

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A popular bulletin board software package has been taken offline following a security breach that gave an attacker full access to a database containing names, email, address, and hashed passwords for its entire user base. The attacker gained access through an unpatched security bug in PHPlist, a third-party email application.