5 Million Gmail Passwords Leaked, Check Yours Now

According to the Daily Dot, nearly 5 million usernames and passwords to Gmail accounts have been leaked on a Russian Bitcoin forum. Here’s what you should know. The list has since been taken down, and most sources are saying that lots of the information is quite old-though others are claiming 60% of the passwords are still valid (not to mention really, really horrible).

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eBay Hacked, Change Your Passwords Now

S If you have an eBay account, it’s time to change your password. The company released a statement today saying their internal and customer databases were compromised earlier this year, and starting today they’ll prompt everyone to change their passwords. Attackers made off with names, addresses, email addresses, phone numbers, birth dates, and of course, encrypted passwords.

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