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TaskRabbit May Have Been Hacked. What to Know About the Security Breach That Forced the Platform Offline

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If you've ever used TaskRabbit, start changing your passwords.
That's the advice the odd-jobbing company gave out Monday afternoon as it took its own website and app offline to investigate a security incident. As of Tuesday morning, the site was still down.
TaskRabbit allows users to offer or employ services like dog walking, home maintenance, and errand-running. It operates in 40 U.S. cities and in London. Ikea bought the company in September for an undisclosed sum.
Here's what we know.
What happened?
The incident first appeared to be a technical glitch that redirected users to a...
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