[CT Birds] Fwd: [MASSBIRD] ebird hacked

Greg Hanisek ghanisek at rep-am.com
Thu Jul 4 18:25:11 EDT 2013

The eBird adminstrators have sent emails saying this was limited essentially to the home page and does not involve data security or submission in any way. I just entered a couple checklists. No problem.  
Greg Hanisek  

From: Tina and Peter Green [mailto:petermgreen at hotmail.com]
To: CT Birds [mailto:ctbirds at lists.ctbirding.org]
Sent: Thu, 04 Jul 2013 18:02:12 -0500
Subject: [CT Birds] Fwd: [MASSBIRD] ebird hacked

FYI,I just saw this on Massbird. Not sure if this is legit.

Tina Green
Wellfleet MA
Sent from my iPhone

Begin forwarded message:

> From: "David R. Gibson" <davidrhorer at verizon.net>
> Date: July 4, 2013, 3:43:38 PM EDT
> To: massbird at theworld.com
> Subject: [MASSBIRD] ebird hacked
> Reply-To: "David R. Gibson" <davidrhorer at verizon.net>
> I assume everyone knows that ebird has been hacked and to not visit the site under nay circumstances.
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