• Amazon told some customers on Wednesday that their email address and name had been exposed due to a “technical error.”
  • Amazon informed customers in an email that it happened because of a “technical error.”
  • The company did not release an estimate of the number of customers affected by the breach.

Amazon told some customers on Wednesday that their email address and name had been exposed due to a “technical error.” Beta News was first to report the breach.

Here’s how the email to customers reads, according to text shared on Amazon’s seller forums:

Hello,

We’re contacting you to let you know that our website inadvertently disclosed your email address due to a technical error. The issue has been fixed. This is not…