Tip - check if your account was in a data breach

This is the fifth in a series of 12 tips to help you improve your online safety.

Data breaches are becoming more and more common #

Even if you're responsible with keeping your information secure, it seems that not every company who has your details is able to hold on to them securely. Deloitte - data was compromised after an intruder

just needed to acquire a single password from an administrator of the firm's email accounts

Yahoo - all 3 billion Yahoo accounts were compromised in summer 2013. Uber - after a hack of 57 million accounts, they didn't follow required data breach disclosure regulations

What can I do? #

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This article was originally published on the Online Safety Alliance



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