Access was gained via SMS intercept to bypass the two-factor authentication system.
Between June 3 and 17, a set of data which included logs and databases linked to daily email digests it sends out to users was accessed, it said. Reddit will be resetting the passwords of affected users.
The fact the attackers also gained access to some Reddit source code nearly feels like a small loss even though that is anything but the case. That includes the content of the emails themselves, user email addresses, and the account associated with that email address. Together, these details could.
Reddit was hacked back in June, with the attacker gaining access to user data including some current email addresses and encrypted passwords that were in use prior to 2007.
To be clear, the breach didn't occur in 2007.
According to the Reddit announcement about the security incident, the attacker was able to gain access to a complete backup copy of a user database dating from 2005 to 2007.
Reddit will reset the passwords of those whose accounts were exposed to the data breach.
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"Reddit needs to raise the priority on implementing the model of least privilege and privileged access security controls as this breach demonstrates that the accounts compromised had read access to storage systems including source code, logs and configurations".
But the incident has shattered its belief that two-factor authentication is a safe way to secure accounts.
Robert Siciliano, security analyst at online security company Hotspot Shield, said the breach can have serious far-reaching consequences.
Logs containing the email digests we sent between June 3 and June 17, 2018. "Although it's hard to crack those passwords, once cracked, the chances are much greater that they will also be added to a dictionary in a future "credential stuffing attack".
Reddit's post says that if you didn't have an email associated with your Reddit account and you didn't have the email digests feature checked in your account's settings, then this particular leak shouldn't impact you. "Whether or not Reddit prompts you to change your password, think about whether you still use the password you used on Reddit 11 years ago on any other sites today", Reddit said. In what one can only assume is a PR move, Reddit is refusing to publicly reveal the extent of the data breach.
Reddit explained that the main attack was executed via an SMS intercept. The company said that since the intrusion it has bolstered its monitoring systems and has reported the breach to law enforcement, which is investigating.
Keith Graham, chief technology officer at SecureAuth + Core Security, said the news demonstrates that "organizations need to go further than just two-factor authentication, utilizing identity platforms that join silos of data together to create comprehensive identity controls".
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