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Five million Gmail addresses, passwords leak out
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Meanwhile at Microsoft... Meh...
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It's a good idea to change your password at somewhat regular intervals anyway, even if password brute force attacks aren't really a thing anymore.

This kind of security breach happens to everyone at some point, even the mighty Google. Just gotta watch out for when stuff like this happens. On the net, when someone wants something bad enough and has the skill to get it, they will get it at one point, and that includes your account info and passwords.
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This is inconvenient.
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Oh dang, apparently there's a chance mine has been leaked, thanks for posting this or I wouldn't have known <3
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I don't have a gmail, got a hotmail
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milankarma wrote:

Oh dang, apparently there's a chance mine has been leaked, thanks for posting this or I wouldn't have known <3


Same.
I guess all those bored housewives weren't for reals.
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NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Malwarebytes, a computer security company, has a blog article which covers the leaked email address and how to check on yours. It also list Ameba, a popular Japanese blogging and social networking site as serving malware atm. https://blog.malwarebytes.org/

You might want to check out webroot security company's blog also at http://www.webroot.com/us/en/


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Remember those AOL IM's where people would claim to be AOL staff and ask for your password?

Sigh... AOL chat rooms... bittersweet... met one of my ex girlfriends in one. lol...
Posted 9/11/14

Gyava wrote:



NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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