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Rubbish News – RPS Forum Hacked

Hello there. It really sucks to be posting this, but this week the RPS forums were hacked. The hackers found a way into the server on the 14th Jan, and had access for five days. We only found out last night; that hole is now closed, and they’re gone.

However, it’s not entirely clear what they did when they were there. There is no evidence that they managed to get at user details, which are well hidden, but simultaneously there’s no absolute evidence that they didn’t. So at this point we have to assume the worst.
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