Slack emails some users to change their passwords. It drew attention that these e-mails were sent to Android users.
Slack provides information for password change
Used by freelancers and companies to communicate, Slack makes business life easier. Especially during the pandemic period, the advantages offered by Slack were seen more clearly.
Popular platform Slack started sending an email to Android users asking them to change their passwords. It is alleged that this email sent for security purposes may be related to the last update made. In this update, it has been determined that there are errors in the passwords in plain texts.
It is stated that Slack also warns of password change for users affected by this error. Slack explained that users who receive the relevant email need to set a strong password for themselves and change their password. Users who change their password will be able to log into the platform with their new passwords by deleting the records on their devices.
In the statement made by Slack, it was stated that very few users were affected by this error. It is not known whether Slack will continue to store user passwords in plain text.