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The internet is not safe

Feb 06, 2020 - 7:34 PM

It's time we discuss some of the running issues that necessitate an actual Safer Internet Day for both kids and adults

Troy Hunt looking to sell Have I Been Pwned

Jun 12, 2019 - 7:08 PM

Troy Hunt is working with KPMG to help find potential buyers to help him fulfill the goals of HIBP as a transparent location that'll allow consumers to have a free, growing resource which would aid in information security for everyone

Over 772 million email addresses leaked in 'Collection #1' data breach

Jan 17, 2019 - 8:04 PM

The data trove – which listed 772,904,991 unique email addresses and 21,222,975 unique passwords – appears to have been made up of different data breaches, with some of the information going as far back as 2008

The Exactis data leak and 4 more things in cybersecurity this week

Jun 30, 2018 - 11:21 AM

From a data leak that one security researcher said encompassed potentially nearly everyone in the US, to ways to further protect yourself against credit card fraud, it's our weekly roundup of cybersecurity stories!

Have I Been Pwned service gets baked into Firefox, 1Password

Jun 26, 2018 - 6:14 PM

The team-ups between Have I Been Pwned and Firefox and 1Password aim to expand the reach of the service, which is changing mindsets regarding password management and security

Online tool lets you check if your passwords have been compromised

Feb 22, 2018 - 3:57 PM

Pwned Passwords is a password cross-referencing tool that organizations and individuals can use to inform their password choices. It has been recently upgraded to support half a billion passwords

Firefox to soon alert users when visiting hacked sites

Nov 24, 2017 - 2:04 PM

Mozilla and Troy Hunt of the Have I Been Pwned breach notification service are working on an add-on that warns users visiting websites that figured in a data breach or hack

5 tips for smarter password and security management

Nov 21, 2017 - 10:48 AM

The paradigms of password management and online security are changing. Here are 5 tips to take to heart to better keep you safe online


711 million email addresses exposed in 'Onliner' spambot scheme

Aug 30, 2017 - 4:00 PM

The spambot can bypass spam filters with the end goal of delivering a data stealing virus to victims Find out how it works here

Leaked Comelec data, Balikatan exercises, ExoMars | 12PM wRap

Apr 15, 2016 - 12:00 PM

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More than 200,000 emails leaked after Comelec hack

Apr 14, 2016 - 8:39 PM

Troy Hunt s website Have I Been Pwned? reveals Filipino voters marital statuses biometric data physical attributes family members have also been exposed