PSA: 5mn gmail account passwords apparently leaked

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Amith KK
published Sept. 11, 2014, 5:40 a.m.

5 million Gmail passwords have been reported to be leaked onto a Russian BitCoin forum. Here's a website to see if you're compromised :

The website might be experiencing problems since many people are using it. And also many of the revealed passwords are old or belonging to deactivated accounts.However, just to be safe, change your gmail password

UPDATE: Google has apparently locked access to all posted accounts and is redirecting them to this in order to recover their passwords.