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Old 25th October 2018, 09:52   #1 (permalink)
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';--have i been pwned?

Just received this from a friend…

Check if you have an account that has been compromised in a data breach

https://haveibeenpwned.com/

But I’m somewhat reluctant to check it out.

I means giving someone both your email address AND your password!

Any thoughts on this you geeky guys?
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Old 25th October 2018, 10:05   #2 (permalink)
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Don't do it , looks too risky
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Delete then phone your friend .If he hasn’t.t sent it his e Mail has been hacked

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Old 25th October 2018, 11:28   #4 (permalink)
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No way would I click on it without texting /e/mailing /calling /whatsapping ,my friend first .lol
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Re: ';--have i been pwned?

you only need to provide an email address to check

https://www.forbes.com/sites/adamtan.../#9b292d537635

https://computing.which.co.uk/hc/en-...-ve-been-pwned

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Have_I_Been_Pwned%3F
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Re: ';--have i been pwned?

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Just received this from a friend…

Check if you have an account that has been compromised in a data breach

https://haveibeenpwned.com/

But I’m somewhat reluctant to check it out.

I means giving someone both your email address AND your password!

Any thoughts on this you geeky guys?
It only asks for your email address, not your password.
I've used it in the past and just now.....no password required.
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Re: ';--have i been pwned?

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Just received this from a friend…

Check if you have an account that has been compromised in a data breach

https://haveibeenpwned.com/

But I’m somewhat reluctant to check it out.

I means giving someone both your email address AND your password!

Any thoughts on this you geeky guys?
If you don't know what it is don't click on any link even if it appears to come from someone you know!!
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Re: ';--have i been pwned?

More that 21 million unique passwords exposed in massive email breach

A large file of data has been uploaded to a popular cloud service and shared in a hacking forum — and that data includes 21,222,975 unique passwords.

Gizmodo reports security researcher Troy Hunt, who runs the website "Have I Been Pwned," said the large file contains 12,000 separate files and 87GB with of data. It "appears to be an amalgamation of over 2,000 databases," Gizmodo reports…

https://www.abcactionnews.com/news/n...esearcher-says

https://gizmodo.com/mother-of-all-br...1-m-1831833456

Are other members using a password protection app and can they perhaps suggest a good free one?
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Old 19th January 2019, 14:09   #9 (permalink)
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Suggest a good free one?
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