BREAKING: OurMine Hack Huge YouTube Channels In Major Security Leak
14 April 2017, 10:11
It's "the biggest hack in YouTube history"
A huge security leak has seen major YouTube stars have their accounts hacked by OurMine, the notorious hacking group who have caused major upheaval in the past by hacking accounts belonging to some of the world's biggest names. Stars including Lilly Singh, Roman Atwood and Ash Hardell have seen their bios, video titles and descriptions changed in a shocking breach of security.
Yooo so many YouTubers are being hacked right now y'all best change your passwords PRONTO pic.twitter.com/2u7709CnEp— Evan Edinger (@EvanEdinger) April 14, 2017
OurMine have changed the description and title on many videos to read: "Hey it's OurMine, don't worry we're just checking security. Please contact us for more details".
It appears that only creators belonging to a certain network have been attacked; however that will mean little to YouTube themselves as the incident is being called the "biggest hack in YouTube history".
YouTube have yet to respond.
Details of this story are still emerging.