The news is packed with reports of huge data breaches, and they never seem to cease. This is a quick look at how data breaches work and why it is impossible to eradicate them.
A huge data breach has resulted in 773 million email addresses and 21 million unique passwords being leaked. It’s being referred to as “Collection #1.”
Hackers breached the Reddit systems and stole a cache of user data, but it’s data that’s eleven years old.
It only took a few months after the Cambridge Analytica data scandal before a hacker discovered a Facebook bug that could lead to more data leak.
Thankfully, Mozilla is aiming to help us out with data breaches by offering the option to check if accounts have been breached with Firefox Monitor.
We hear about data breaches all the time, but not every one knows the significance of data breaches. Find out what is meant by a data breach and how it impacts Internet users (you).