Tumblr security lapse - iPhone and iPad users update your passwords now! | Apple, Mac, iOS4, iPad, iPhone and (in)security... | Scoop.it

Tumblr has released a "very important" update for their iPad and iPhone apps following what they describe as a "security lapse".

 

It appears that passwords were being sent over the internet unencrypted, making it easy for anyone with bad intentions and a little technical knowledge to harvest Tumblr users' login details.