Record Data Breach Exposes 773 Million Accounts

Record Data Breach Exposes 773 Million Accounts

There have been a number of data breaches make the new in the last several years. However, the latest one is epic. Earlier this month, a major data breach exposed 772,904,991 email addresses, and over 21 million passwords. This is a hack of unprecedented size. I suspect we’ll see ramifications in various forms for years to come. Ugh. Let this be a reminder to all of us about Internet privacy.

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