Linkedin Confirms Password Leak, Eharmony Has One, Too

LinkedIn confirmed Wednesday afternoon via its blog that user passwords had been compromised and eHarmony said the same thing.

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    LinkedIn users will know that they were on the hacker's list when trying to log in, as their password ... site eHarmony, running off with 1.5 million passwords and posting them online at in a second list. As with the LinkedIn leak, usernames ...
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  • LinkedIn Confirms Compromise, Change Your Passwords Now [Updated]
    ... comes off the news that LinkedIn's mobile apps transmit personal data, including meeting notes and calendar info in plain text. Regardless of whether the leak is confirmed or not, it's a good time to change your password. To do so, go straight to the ...
    06/6/2012 - 1:51 am | View Link
  • LinkedIn confirms password security breach, outlines steps to minimize damage
    If you were among the five percent of LinkedIn users affected by this leak, feel free to email us the full explanation (we’ll credit you!). It’s also probably a good idea to change your password on not only LinkedIn, but any other site or service that ...
    06/5/2012 - 2:40 pm | View Link
  • LinkedIn confirms passwords were 'compromised'
    It's been a rough day for LinkedIn. In addition to the password leak, researchers also have discovered that LinkedIn's mobile app is transmitting data from calendar entries, including passwords and meeting notes, and transmitting it back to the company's ...
    06/5/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • LinkedIn Confirms Hack And Leak Of “Some” User Passwords
    or created a new account won’t have to worry, as they have recently begun hashing and salting their current password databases. In case you’re curious about the sorts of passwords that appear in the sizable password hash dump, the team at FictiveKin ...
    06/11/2006 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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    If you have a LinkedIn account, now's a good time to change your password. Up to 6.5 million user accounts and encrypted passwords have reportedly been leaked and ...
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    The social networking website LinkedIn was hacked on 5 June 2012, and passwords for nearly 6.5 million user accounts were stolen by Russian cybercriminals.
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    What the world really needs right now is more Comcast: US cable giant mulls wireless service Analysis of passwords from the LinkedIn leak has revealed, should there ...
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    Last week there was no escaping news of the latest data breach. The LinkedIn hack of 2012 which we thought had "only" exposed 6.5M password hashes (not even the ...
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  • Change Your LinkedIn Password Right Now!
    6.5 million encrypted LinkedIn passwords have leaked, reports Norwegian IT site Dagens IT (found via The Next Web). The passwords were shared via a Russian ...
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