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[Dropbox] 7 million "username-password-pairs" leaked!
« on: October 14, 2014, 08:03:43 »
Hi everybody,

I know that Dropbox is quite popular in the Locus community. It seems that some skilled guys got access to Dropboxes and published the login datas:
http://venturebeat.com/2014/10/13/apparent-hackers-claim-they-have-stolen-nearly-7-million-dropbox-passwords/

So this is just a friendly reminder to change your passwords. ;)
Eventually set up two-step verification:
https://blog.dropbox.com/2014/10/have-you-enabled-two-step-verification/
This is also available for your Google Account:
https://www.google.com/landing/2step/

No need to get paranoid   8)

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Re: [Dropbox] 7 million "username-password-pairs" leaked!
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2014, 08:34:26 »
Again? It's not so far away history since something similar happen, few months max.

Hmm ... then trust "Cloud storage". You maybe do not lost your data because of HDD failure, but ... :)
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Re: [Dropbox] 7 million "username-password-pairs" leaked!
« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2014, 10:28:27 »
The 2-step verification is only good for that along with your password also yuor phone is leaked  :)
 

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Re: [Dropbox] 7 million "username-password-pairs" leaked!
« Reply #3 on: October 14, 2014, 10:46:19 »
The 2-step verification is only good for that along with your password also yuor phone is leaked  :)

Seems legit!  ;)

I don't care about my credentials being leaked.
I care about nobody has access to my data!
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