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DataCamp teaches companies and individuals the skills they need to work with data in the real world. Data is the core of a business today. Yet most companies only analyze a fraction of their data, and do so inefficiently. Many relegate data science knowledge to a small group within the company.Did datacamp get hacked?
On February 11, DataCamp discovered that it had been hacked. With thanks to “Russy” for sending this along, the following is DataCamp’s update on the situation, posted today by Robert Cabral:Why is datacamp resetting my Password?
On Wednesday, February 13, DataCamp informed us it is resetting its users' passwords after "some user data was exposed by a third party who gained criminal unauthorized access to one of our systems."How much data was taken in the data breach?
5.9GB of data taken in December 2018. There are five SQL databases containing information including email addresses, SHA256-hashed passwords, security questions and answers, full names, locations, interests, and other profile information. This alleged security breach has not been previously publicly disclosed.