WinAmp Forums Hacked

The Hacker News is reporting that the WinAmp forums have been hacked, potentially exposing usernames, date of birth, and passwords.  If you have an account there, or have ever re-used your forum password elsewhere, you are encouraged to change it.

What happened?
As a result of our continuous security monitoring, we identified and blocked this attack.  Additionally, new security measures have been deployed to help keep this type of breach from happening in the future.

http://www.thehackernews.com/2011/02/winamp-forums-hacked-message-from.html

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