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Couchsurfing Hacked, Sends Airbnb Prank Spam 44

Slashdot regular (and volunteer) Bennett Haselton writes with a report that an anonymous prankster hacked the website and sent spam to about 1 million members, snarkily advertising their commercial arch-rival Airbnb as "the new Couchsurfing." (Read on below for more on the breach.) As of now, the spam's been caught, but not the spammer.