Evernote's security team has detected a coordinated attempt to gain access to secured areas of their systems. So as to be safe, rather than sorry, they have forced all users to reset their passwords before proceeding to use the service.
Then I noticed a post on Facebook from Evernote, which I received because I had Liked them, noting the system-wide password reset and linking to the blog entry on their site to which I liked just above. Other people also found the mechanism the company used confusing.
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Larry Seltzer is the editorial director for BYTE, Dark Reading, and Network Computing.
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