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Popular image-sharing site Imgur revealed 1.7 million email addresses and passwords were lost in a 2014 data breach. We first learned of the 2014 Imgur hack on Thursday from a security researcher. The security researcher has been identified by ZDNet as Troy Hunt, who runs data breach notification service Have I Been Pwned. Troy Hunt has since tweeted through the @haveibeenpwned Twitter account to confirm that a majority of the stolen credentials were already in his database. New breach: imgur was hacked in 2013. 4 years later, 1...
  Facebook is a best friend. Why? Simple, the social media platform has very efficiently decided to come out as a more user-friendly site. Facebook has started sending notifications to people whom it believes that their accounts are being spied on by the NSA and all such government agencies. It is trying to help the users by doing the right thing. It is putting its prestige and prominence at a stake to alert users about how they might have jeopardized themselves or been aimed by a censure, which is beyond the province of Fa...