Munyaradzi Nigel Muchenje

9 months ago

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How are you supposed to know if your data get's leaked?

Websites get hacked and passwords get leaked. How are you supposed to know if your data get's leaked? Well, this website called HaveIBeenPwned lets you know if you have been hacked before or your data has been leaked.

You just type in your email address and it will tell you if your email address, password, and any other potential information has been ever included in any breaches of databases that have been hacked.

That way you know to change your password on that site and also not to use that same password ever again. That is because hackers usually use leaked databases to try leaked email and passwords on several sites. So if you use the same passoword on several sites they can easily get in.

If your email has been found on any future breaches this website sends you an email to notify you. If you would like to check it out you can click here