Formspring


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 11, 2012
geo: 
San Francisco , CA
United States
Records Breached: 

420,000 (No SSNs or financial information revealed)

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
Databreaches.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A hacker or hackers accessed Formspring's development server and posted the password hashes of 420,000 users online.  Formspring immediately reset all 28 million user passwords and addressed the security issues upon confirming that a breach had occurred.