Researchers Find Trove of 1.4 Billion Breached Credentials

An aggregated, interactive database of over 1.4 billion breached credentials was recently discovered on the dark web. This list, which includes decrypted passwords from known breaches such as LinkedIn and Bitcoin, is nearly twice as big as the previous largest discovered. Multi-factor authentication can help mitigate account takeover attempts, and passwords should never be reused across multiple services. 

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