Evernote was hcked , The web-based note sharing service has said that it has reset the passwords of its 50 million users because it was hacked. The hackers have breached Evernote’s computer network and have managed to access details of the users including their usersnames, email addresses and encrypted password
As a precaution to protect your data, we have decided to implement a password reset. Please read below for details and instructions.
In our security investigation, we have found no evidence that any of the content you store in Evernote was accessed, changed or lost. We also have no evidence that any payment information for Evernote Premium or Evernote Business customers was accessed.
The investigation has shown, however, that the individual(s) responsible were able to gain access to Evernote user information, which includes usernames, email addresses associated with Evernote accounts and encrypted passwords. Even though this information was accessed, the passwords stored by Evernote are protected by one-way encryption. (In technical terms, they are hashed and salted.)
After hack Evernote responded
Important: Evernote just implemented a service-wide password reset. Please read our post for details and instructions http://t.co/4LQABJBYnJ
— evernote (@evernote) March 2, 2013