AnyDesk Hacked: Popular Remote Desktop Software Mandates Password Reset

Remote Desktop Software Creator, AnyDesk, recently disclosed it had fallen victim to a cyber attack, leading to the compromise of its production systems. This revelation came to light following a proactive security audit conducted by the company. The German-based firm was quick to confirm that the incident was not a ransomware attack and has promptly taken necessary measures, such as revocation of all compromised security-related certificates. Remedial efforts are underway with immediate effect, which includes replacing or rectifying affected systems. The company has also alerted the relevant authorities about the breach. Amidst all the remedial actions, AnyDesk is mandating a password reset for all its users to enhance security.

Published: Sat, 03 Feb 2024 08:25:00 +0530