Gossip Girl

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 13, 2012
Providence , UT
United States
Utah US
Records Breached: 

2,480 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Breach Total Number: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

The official fan website for the Gossip Girl TV show was hacked and defaced. Usernames, IDs, emails, and encrypted passwords were posted online.  Another hacker followed up on the attack by decrypting many of the publicly posted password hashes.