Are you Dropbox user? Than check your email inbox as a number of Dropbox users have been receiving spam email in their email addresses associated with Dropbox. Later on Dropbox said that [quote]We‘re aware that some Dropbox users have been receiving spam to email addresses associated with their Dropbox accounts. Our top priority is investigating this issue thoroughly and updating you as soon as we can. We know it’s frustrating not to get an update with more details sooner, but please bear with us as our investigation continues.[/quote]
According to investigation the user details were leaked and this might be due to linkage with third party Apps. Many users will be more worried about the security of their Dropbox contents than these spam emails and hopefully this current bad news will make sure Dropbox fills any security cracks or holes in their popular service before they are exploited further.
Here are some tweets posted by Users:
Any German dropbox users getting spam? http://t.co/bIhyy2Su
— macshome (@macshome) July 17, 2012
— Kev Kev (@CyaeghaUK) July 17, 2012
Dropbox Users Cry "Spam!" Company Investigates http://t.co/iCN9c8K2
— Alicia Rubí. (@RugSwept) July 18, 2012
Is anyone here got spam emails?