Coinbase discloses potential vulnerabilities: personal information of approximately 3,500 users is stored in clear text on the internal log system

According to CoinDesk, Coinbase disclosed a potential vulnerability on Friday: a small portion of its customer password is stored in plain text in internal server logs. However, the exchange said that outsiders did not improperly access this information. Coinbase outlined the "password storage problem" in an after-the-fact analysis report, saying it affected less than 3,500 customers (more than 30 million customers worldwide), causing personal information, including passwords, to be stored in the internal log system in clear text. on.