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Twitch: Hackers reveal source code, passwords and the salaries of many influencers

Twitch: Hackers reveal source code, passwords and the salaries of many influencers

The Twitch operating system may face a major data breach. 4 An anonymous user of the Chan forum released a 135GB file on Wednesday morning in support of his opinion.

According to this web user’s report, the file contains the site’s source code and its applications, the amount paid to the content creators, the tools used to improve the site’s security, and data on projects under development. The entire file is analyzed.

Some famous actors of the French speaking scene, like Gerater, with $ 1.4 million Retrieved between August 2019 and October 2021 is part of this disclosed list. The latter spoke on Twitter.

We know that money attracts in France because I rarely get many tips and messages when it comes to obscure area than creators on the internet. Look at the discussion that happened to everyone when Twitch changed their rules. Three: https://t.co/67Qo9RX2lf

– ZeratoR (ZeratoR) October 6, 2021

Users are advised to change their passwords

Twitch user passwords may be part of this massive leak. The video site owned by Amazon is used daily by one million French people. For security reasons, users are now advised to change their passwords. Enabling two-step authentication is also recommended.

This is one of the biggest hacks happening on the streaming platform. The hacker (s) were responsible for “improving the tweet” for the attack, which they consider to be “toxic”, referring to the keyword “DoBetterTwitch” in the forum.

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