Twitch confirms the access of a third malicious to its systems

Twitch has confirmed the access of a "third malicious" to their systems after a change in the configuration of the platform server, which led to data filterin

Twitch confirms the access of a third malicious to its systems

Twitch has confirmed the access of a "third malicious" to their systems after a change in the configuration of the platform server, which led to data filtering the source code of a videogame developed by Amazon Game Studios not yet announced, And the 'Streamers' income as Ibai or Auronplay.

The 'Streaming' platform owned by Amazon is investigating the filtration of data by an anonymous user, and acknowledges that it has occurred after "a change of configuration on the server", as it collects in a statement.

This change would have allowed the subsequent access of a "third malicious actor", which would have obtained the information found later on the Internet, although from the company they believe that it has not exposed access credentials or full numbers of bank cards, which does not They are saved on twitch.

The filtered file, 125GB, contains elements such as the source code of your web page with comments, as well as versions for consoles or mobile service, as well as passwords of users, although these are protected by encryption, and a platform Alternative to compete with Steam, known as steam.

It also includes the alleged profits of some of the most popular 'Streamers' of the platform, such as Shroud, Nickmercs and Drloup, and direct payments that receive from users. And they show the hundred channels with more income from August 2019 to October 2021, with the Spaniards Auronplay (more than 3 million dollars) and IBAI (more than 2.3 million dollars) in positions 9 and 18, respectively.

Updated Date: 08 October 2021, 04:10

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