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Please Change Your W3C Passwords

From: David Wood <david@3roundstones.com>
Date: Thu, 27 Feb 2014 11:06:18 -0500
Message-Id: <9EB1C26F-AE74-4271-8DD4-C53DE8B2157E@3roundstones.com>
To: RDF WG <public-rdf-wg@w3.org>
Hi all,

Ted Guild writes:
> W3C has discovered unauthorized access to its user database which
> included the retrieval of encrypted passwords.  Given time the attacker
> can break the encryption and use those passwords.  As such W3C is
> requiring all of its users to change their password.
> 
> We are initially notifying Staff, Group Chairs and Advisory Committee
> Representatives before alerting the rest of our community and making a
> public statement.  We will ask for your cooperation to communicate
> this to your Groups and Participants sponsored by your organization.
> 
> Please go to your W3C Profile and reset the password.
> 
> https://www.w3.org/users/myprofile/edit/password
> 
> -- 
> Ted Guild <ted@w3.org>
> W3C Systems Team
> http://www.w3.org

Regards,
Dave
--
http://about.me/david_wood





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