Is your #gmail account hacked? Find out now! #plbkkt via @blogs4bytes for #hshdsh

Is your Gmail hacked? 5 Million were & you should check yours. Here’s how!

Is your Gmail hacked? 5 Million were & you should check yours. Here's how! #plbkkt via @blogs4bytes for #hshdsh // http://goo.gl/TYY5c8
Is your Gmail hacked? 5 Million were & you should check yours. Here’s how! #plbkkt via @blogs4bytes for #hshdsh // http://goo.gl/TYY5c8

Oh yes!! Bitcoin got the better of a few unfortunate Gmail users with reports of over 5 million accounts hacked & leaked on a Russian Bitcoin forum. Source

The odds of your account being in the list of the hacked database is highly unlikely as the forum admins have already curbed the issue by reportedly removing the password list. However having said that, it’s always best to be sure. Blog for bytes came across the following source and in true conceptual rephrasing centric blog re-blogged strategy triumphs by re-sharing this handy tool.

Is your Gmail hacked? 5 Million were & you should check yours. Here’s how! // Tweet This!

Is your #gmail account hacked? Find out now! #plbkkt via @blogs4bytes for #hshdsh // http://goo.gl/TYY5c8

The best part should you chose to use the tool is the smart privacy secured option of checking if the Gmail account is compromised by allowing to replace up to 3 characters of the account username with asterisk sign (e.g., for myaccount@gmail.com enter myac***nt@gmail.com). Source

The results are shown based on the count of matches using this pattern.

Pretty smart right!!

#plbkkt via #blogs4bytes

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Is your #gmail account hacked? Find out now! #plbkkt via @blogs4bytes for #hshdsh

Pallab Kakoti | Author Bio

Published: 14 September 2014

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