[SingCERT] Advisory on eBay's Compromise

Published on Saturday, 24 May 2014 09:36

[ Background ]

eBay confirmed on Wednesday 21st May 2014 that a database containing encrypted passwords and other non-financial information has been compromised in a cyber attack between late February and early March 2014.

[ Recommendation ]

eBay users are recommended to change their passwords as soon as possible and not to use the same password for different accounts. For more information on creating a strong password, users may refer to GoSafeOnline.