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Biggest Data Breach in History: Collection #1

In mid-December, over 770 million email addresses and passwords were posted to a popular hacking forum. At 87 GB of data, it is the largest collection of breached data in history. You can stay safe from this and other breaches by using unique, randomly-generated passwords from Blur. What is Collection #1? The breach (now known […]

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5 tips to protect yourself after the LivingSocial data breach

The social deals site LivingSocial was just hacked to the tune of 50 million compromised accounts. If you’ve ever signed up for LivingSocial, your name, email, date of birth, and password are at risk (luckily, the databases containing credit card and financial info weren’t affected). LivingSocial is yet another example of a giant data breach […]

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