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Twitch Hacked: What Was Taken and Everything We Know So Far

The Amazon-owned livestreaming platform revealed it was the victim of a data breach, saying a server configuration error opened the doors to hackers. A huge trove of data was stolen, including data on creator payouts, the source code for the platform's web and mobile apps, details about a Stream competitor, and more. Credit card and personal information weren't exposed, the company says. Take a look at what's been revealed so far about the Twitch hack.

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Twitch Hacked: What Was Taken and Everything We Know So Far

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    Twitch Confirms Major Data Breach

    Twitch Confirms Major Data Breach

    Twitch, the Amazon-owned livestreaming service that caters to video gamers, confirmed that it has experienced a data security breach. The hack …

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