Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Thursday April 21, 2011

Ashampoo Hacked, Warns of Malware

If you use any of Ashampoo\'s software or utilities, you should probably read this.

Hackers gained access to one of our servers. We discovered the break-in and interrupted it instantly. The security gap through which the hackers gained access was closed immediately. At the same time we reported this incident to the police. Further investigations are underway. Unfortunately, the traces of the well-concealed hackers currently disperse abroad. That is why the expenditure of the German law enforcement agency was significantly increased and the clearing up has become more difficult.