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Online TfL accounts locked

28 Nov '19

Londonist are reporting that TfL have taken a ‘precautionary measure’ to protect Oyster and contactless online accounts from potential malicious use:

Notably I also had to prove I’m not a robot a few times before trying to log in.

I’m sure some #geeks may have something to add, but at least to me it doesn’t make exact sense to force all passwords to be reset for the reasons given; more likely they lost the database somehow, back before August I’d guess.

29 Nov '19