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Time to change your passwords again due to Heartbleed

A nasty bug in OpenSSL called Heartbleed was discovered and quite a few popular websites may have divulged your passwords.  You should change the passwords for all the sites you use and they should all be unique. Sites known to

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Password Security and You

Another large website was hacked today and email addresses and passwords of over a million people were stolen from the Ubuntu community forum.  This follows a string of break-ins including Gawker, Yahoo, Twitter, Spotify, government websites, schools and many lesser known

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LinkedIn Passwords Stolen

Millions of passwords were stolen from the popular business social media site LinkedIn. If you have a LinkedIn account you should change your password immediately. http://www.businessinsider.com/linkedin-hacked-2012-6 Update: It now appears that eHarmony passwords have also been stolen. Change your password

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