If you are following what’s happening on the internet recently you might have seen that LinkedIn, Last Fm, and online dating website eHarmony were hacked and millions of passwords were posted online.
Last Fm Hack : nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/06/07/last-fm-password
eHarmony Hack : nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/06/07/eharmony-passwords-stolen
I’m not going to talk about the hacking incidents, you can get all the information you need from the above links. I’m going to talk more about what we should learn from that.
These events post questions about the security of the websites where people give their personal information, pictures and messages. People really need to think twice before giving all of their personal information to websites, posting their pictures online etc. Because, as these hacking incidents show even the best of the websites are vulnerable and you can’t be 100% sure that your information will be secure forever.
Some might argue that the cloud is more…
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