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

Friday October 02, 2015

Patreon Hacked, User Info Dumped Online

How could something like this happen? Well, it seems Patreon left the door wide open and hackers just walked right in. frown

The unauthorized access was confirmed to have taken place on September 28th via a debug version of our website that was visible to the public. Once we identified this, we shut down the server and moved all of our non-production servers behind our firewall.