Digital comic readers with accounts at Comixology will have to change their passwords the next time they visit the site.
In an e-mail sent Thursday to account holders, Comixology revealed that it was hit by a recent security breach. Specifically, someone hacked into a database containing usernames, e-mail addresses, and encrypted passwords. Though the passwords themselves were stored in a protected format, the site is still requiring all users to change their passwords.
Comixology users can reset their passwords through the site's change-password page.
Comixology's e-mail also stressed that payment information is not stored on its servers and … Read more