NEW YORK (Monitoring Desk) – In 2021, while individual hackers attacked people’s social media accounts, there were also major attacks on social media platforms that resulted in social media websites being down for hours.
The attacks were widely claimed to have led to the theft of passwords and other personal information, but few people know that there is a website through which you can find out if your password has been stolen in the past year. Has been done or not.
According to The Sun, the website is Haveibeenpwned.com, on which you can scan your email address. This website will scan your email address to determine if your email account has been hacked.
This website also includes data on 441,000 more hacked accounts in recent days. These accounts were hacked by hackers through a virus called ‘RedLine’ and the personal data of these users was stolen.
According to cybersecurity experts, the virus is so dangerous that once it enters your device, it leaks all kinds of information, including credit card details, to hackers. Can also intercept.
Experts say that to avoid this virus, users should never store their passwords on web browsers. From there, the virus easily retrieves passwords and then your accounts are compromised.