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Twitch advises users to change their passwords

Popular gaming TV site Twitch announced Monday that it might have been hacked and advised users to change their passwords to protect sensitive account information.

tech reviews Updated: Mar 24, 2015 15:51 IST
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Popular gaming TV site Twitch announced Monday that it might have been hacked and advised users to change their passwords to protect sensitive account information.

Users will be prompted to change their passwords upon their next login.

Stream keys have been invalidated and the Twitch team has disconnected accounts from Twitter and YouTube.

In addition, Twitch users are advised to change their password for other sites on which they use the same password or a similar one