More than 300 crore e-mail IDs and passwords have been reported to be leaked.
The leaked email and password data of the users have been uploaded on the internet. Hackers can use this data to hack your other accounts.
The illegal game of online data leaks used to happen only once or twice in a year, but after the rise of online payment platforms, data leaks have increased drastically these days. The news of hacking keeps coming to the fore every day. Now there have been reports of more than 300 crore e-mail IDs and passwords being leaked. In a report by The Sun, it is being claimed that the biggest breach in the accounts of internet users has happened so far. The report states that 3.2 billion or 320 crore e-mail IDs have been leaked with passwords.
This time apart from Gmail, Netflix and LinkedIn profiles have also been leaked. According to the report, this time around 117 million people’s Linkedin and Netflix accounts have been hacked. It is being claimed that for the first time, the profiles of people on Netflix and LinkedIn have also been included in the data leak. About 1,500 crore accounts have been breached by hacking, while the email id passwords of more than 300 crore people have been hacked.
The victims of hacking were more users who were using the same password for Netflix and Google. According to the information, this data of users has been uploaded on the Internet. Hackers can use this data to hack your other accounts.Learn how to check whether you have also become a victim of hacking
If you also suspect that your account is leaked, then you have to click on https://cybernews.com/personal-data-leak-check/.
On this site you can check the leaked information by entering your email id. Apart from this, you can check whether you have also been a victim of hacking by visiting the haveibeenpwned.com website.