6.5 million LinkedIn passwords leaked online by hackers

Jun 7, 2012   //   by admin   //   Online Marketing Tips  //  Comments Off on 6.5 million LinkedIn passwords leaked online by hackers

A Russian forum user claims he has hacked LinkedIn, uploading 6,458,020 encrypted passwords.

LinkedIn imageUsers have shared concerns over the LinkedIn iOS app, stating that the app has violated the user privacy by sending detailed calendar entries to its servers.  Representatives for LinkedIn have responded online at Twitter stating that they are looking into the issue.

Whenever using online services, we highly recommend that you change your password often and ensure that it is secure.  We suggest that when choosing your password, ensure that it contains letters, numbers, and special characters.