Edison Mail's Security Disaster

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Edison Mail's Security Disaster

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If you use/used Edison Mail you need to read this:
The popular third-party email client Edison Mail recently granted a small number of iOS users access to email addresses that didn’t belong to them. This wasn’t a hack or leak, but a bug—and a pretty freaking big one.

The error was caused by a recent update that Edison assures was only pushed to a “small percentage” of users. The update included a new account sync feature that, for whatever reason, synced random email accounts to unrelated data and allowed users full access to strangers’ inboxes, contacts and other information without, no sign-in needed. It just sorta...happened...
Continued: What Edison Mail's Security Disaster Means for Your Email
May 18/20
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