Reddit hack highlights vulnerability of two-factor authentication

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The hacker was able to view Reddit users’ information like usernames and email addresses
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The hacker was able to view Reddit users’ information like usernames and email addresses

Security experts criticise Reddit for putting onus on the users

Reddit has disclosed a data breach from June, in which an attacker leveraged a weakness in the SMS-based two-factor authentication methods the site used to gain read-only access to systems and user information....

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