[TechWeb] reported at noon today we reported that "a large number of user data 12306 online crazy pass and quickly change the password!" message, at present has 12036 official announcement, confirmed that the user passwords leaked the news is true.
12306 official announcement, saying that after careful verification, all of this leaked information contains the user’s plaintext password. 12306 web site database all user passwords are non plaintext conversion code, the user information leaked online department or other channels through the outflow.
remind everyone to quickly modify their 12306 passwords, and do not disclose their own account password, after all, including the ID card, mobile phone numbers and other important private information.
below is the full text of the 12306 announcement:
remind passengers on the use of 12306 official website ticket announcement
appeared on the Internet, 12306 site user information crazy pass on the Internet, the report, after careful verification of my site, this leaked information contains all the user’s plaintext password. All of my website database password is a number of non encrypted plaintext conversion code, the user information leaked online department or other channels through the outflow. Currently, the public security organs have been involved in the investigation.
I site solemnly remind the passengers, to ensure the information security of the majority of users, please you through the official website of 12306 tickets, do not use third party software to grab votes ticket, or the third party ticket, to prevent leakage of personal information of your identity.
at the same time, I remind the majority of visitors to the site, part of the third party web site to grab tickets artifact, there are bundled sales insurance function, please note that the majority of visitors.
China Railway Customer Service Center
December 25, 2014