On Thursday, Under Armour Inc. announced that 150 million accounts from its subsidiary MyFitnessPal were compromised. The breach included user names, email addresses, and hashed passwords. (Hashing is a mathematical function that converts an original string of data into a seemingly random string of characters.) Driver’s license numbers and payment cards were allegedly not comprised. Under Armour has created a Frequently Asked Questions page to help consumers understand what happened.
According to Under Armour’s FAQ page, “On March 25, 2018,