AnyDesk has been hacked, users urged to change passwords (
from to on 05 Feb 13:45

AnyDesk Software GmbH, the German company behind the widely used (and misused) remote desktop application of the same name, has confirmed they’ve been hacked and their production systems have been compromised.

The statement was published on Friday evening and lacks technical details about the breach. The incident is not related to ransomware, they added.

#cybersecurity on 05 Feb 15:28 collapse

Good on them for admitting and addressing it instead of denying it for years. Looking at you, Teamviewer. (Although they did initially say it was just “planned maintenance”.)