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  • Lessons learned from cracking 2 million LinkedIn passwords

    11.06.2012

    Qualys researcher Francois Pesce used open source password cracker John the Ripper to try to crack SHA-1 hashes of leaked LinkedIn passwords.

  • The ramifications of the LinkedIn password leak

    07.06.2012

    LinkedIn has finally confirmed that some of the passwords that were leaked yesterday correspond to LinkedIn accounts, and has issued a list of steps that they are taking in order to ensure that that the leak doesn't result in hijacked accounts: 1.

  • eHarmony confirms leak of their users' passwords

    07.06.2012

    News that an unknown individual leaked what appeared to be a batch of 6.5 million LinkedIn passwords on a Russian forum and asked for help in decrypting them spread like fire yesterday, and the users of the popular professional social network have been urged to change their passwords.

  • 6.5 million LinkedIn passwords apparently leaked

    06.06.2012

    It has been a tough 24 hours for LinkedIn. First they were accused of storing users' potentially confidential private and business information on the company servers without their knowledge, and then it has been discovered that a batch of what are allegedly the LinkedIn passwords of some 6.5 million users was published on a Russian forum.

  • LinkedIn privacy fail

    06.06.2012

    The LinkedIn mobile app for iOS devices has been discovered sending potentially confidential private and business information to the company servers without the users' knowledge.




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