Amazon Customer Email Addresses Leaked

The Amazon e-commerce giant today informed some of his customers that their names and email addresses were exposed because of a "technical error".

"We're contacting you to let you know that our website inadvertently disclosed your email address due to a technical error," said Amazon's email notification.

Moreover, Amazon's email alert also said that "The issue has been fixed. This is not a result of anything you have done, and there is no need for you to change your password or take any other action."

Although Amazon blamed the data leak incident on a technical error, the company did not provide an explanation of what triggered the error, and it didn't respond to requests of further info regarding the cause behind the security breach event.

At the moment there is no precise information on the number of customers affected by the data leak event and Amazon didn't reveal any other data regarding.

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