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How to Keep Data Out
of Hackers’ Hands

New York Times, by Molly Woods

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Posted By:Drive, 8/6/2014 7:27:27 AM

The numbers sound abstract: Hundreds of millions of email addresses and other types of personal identification found in the hands of Russian hackers. For people worried that they are caught in the mix, however, the discovery by Hold Security of a huge database of stolen data is very personal. But personal doesn’t mean helpless. There are common sense steps everyone can take to keep the impact of hackers to a minimum. How do I know if my personal information was stolen? Assume it is. The latest breach is huge, and similar attacks and smaller thefts are happening all the time.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: gringolite, 8/6/2014 7:32:42 AM     (No. 9954898)

By "hackers" you mean like the CIA,NSA,FBI,EPA,IRS etc...

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