Here’s a Public Service Announcement to all Kickstarter users. The crowd funding site reports that it has been hacked.
Information like usernames, email addresses, mailing addresses, phone numbers, and encrypted passwords were accessed by hackers. Actual passwords were not reveled but it is possible for someone with enough computing power to crack the encrypted password.
Luckily, no credit card data of any kind was accessed by hackers. There is no evidence of unauthorized activity of any kind on all but two Kickstarter user accounts.
So you know the drills. Time to change your Kickstarter password. If you have another service using the same password, you should also change them too.