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1.2 Billion Usernames and 500 Million E-mails Stolen

1.2 billion usernames and 500 million emails have been stolen from 420,000 websites. The worst part is that we still don’t know exactly which websites were affected.

The everyday user may not be able to do much to convince companies to allocate their budgets so that they take security more seriously, but that doesn’t mean we are completely helpless.

Perhaps the most important lesson we can take away from this breach is Continue reading 1.2 Billion Usernames and 500 Million E-mails Stolen