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Email delivery service SendGrid confirms data breach


Help Net Security - (International) SendGrid email and delivery service officials reported April 27 that a hacker had accessed internal systems containing account login information, email lists, and contact details of company employees and customers in three separate attacks in February and March that compromised a Bitcoin-related customer's account and used it to send phishing emails. SendGrid announced the release of new security features and forced password resets for all customers.


Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at:

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:24:12