Security breaches of online data is rising and you must do everything to protect your information. Here are some website to check if any accounts associated with your email address have been included in the recent mega-breaches. This will help you to protect your own security and privacy.
Here are 2 popular websites to see if you are affected.
Have I Been Pwned – haveibeenpwned.com
This is a website that allows internet users to check if their personal data has been compromised by data breaches.
Leaked Source – leakedsource.com
Leaked Source is a collaboration of data found online in the form of a search engine. This toll will give you the ability to search and find whether your data is available online or not.
My email is breached, what now ?
- Change your account password immediately to prevent fraud on your personal accounts, emails and other sensitive data.
- Use two-factor authentication
- Check your account login history. For example Gmail let you review your login activity