FitMetrix user data exposed via passwordless ElasticSearch server cluster

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Data for an unknown number of FitMetrix users was left exposed on the Internet via a cluster of ElasticSearch servers, a security researcher has discovered.

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The servers, which were not secured with an access password, allowed anyone knowing their IP address to access a trove of information, some of which contained the personal data of FitMetrix users.

According to its website, FitMetrix is a company that provides heart rate monitoring software for gyms, studios, corporate wellness programs, and healthcare professionals. The company was founded in 2013 and acquired earlier this year by Mindbody, Inc., another company that provides a large catalog of cloud-based business management software for the wellness services industry.

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