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Lastpass is one of the best password management application / extension. AppSumo is giving away 1 year LastPass Premium Subscription to everyone for free. With Lastpass premium subscription, you can access all your passwords on the go including all the smartphone devices. LastPass has apps for Android, Blackberry OS, iOS and Windows Phone devices. If you dislike … Read more

Enable Twitter two step authentication via SMS, Will not work for many

Starting today, Twitter has rolled out the two factor authentication to twitter accounts. Similar to Google and Outlook two step authentication, Twitter accounts too will now need another verification code apart from your existing password (if the security feature is enabled). This verification code is based on Twitter via SMS and a verification code will … Read more

Evernote resets passwords for all users: Security breach

Almost every big service on the web is getting hit by hackers who are trying to hack into popular web services. Some of the major services that got hit recently include big organizations, including Twitter, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook and Oracle (with their Java platform). Today, it is turn of Evernote to report a similar security breach. … Read more

Another Leak, Use Last.fm? Change your passwords now

It was just yesterday when more than 6.5 million passwords of Linkedin got hacked and then posted on a Russian website. Even though the passwords were encrypted, more than 300,000 passwords are said to have been already decrypted. Now we are hearing another leak from a popular online service. Last.fm which lets you listen to free music with internet radio has reported about a possible leak of user passwords.

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How to check if *My* LinkedIn Password was Hacked?

Many of you may already have heard this news about a security breach at Linkedin as some hackers were able to breach Linkedin password database and able to get access to 6.5 million encrypted passwords and then hackers posted hashes of these passwords claiming them to be from LinkedIn’s database on a Russian site as reported by Norweigan IT website Dagens IT reported. Out of these 6.5 million encrypted passwords, over 300,000 passwords are said to have been already decrypted.

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