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Firefox to Get New Security Tool With 'Have I Been Pwned' Email Database Integration

9 monthes ago   |   By Mac Rumors

Mozilla has announced a new security tool for users of its Firefox web browser. Called Firefox Monitor, the website lets visitors check if their accounts have been included in known data breaches and the types of data exposed in each breach.
The security tool is the result of a partnership between Mozilla and HaveIBeenPwned.com , a site set up by security researcher Troy Hunt that includes a database of email addresses that are known to have been compromised in data breaches.
Thanks to the partnership, Firefox is able to check email addresses against the HIBP database via a method of...
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Firefox, 1Password Will Let Users Know If They've Been Breached

Firefox, 1Password Will Let Users Know If They've Been Breached

9 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

Despite the advancements made in cybersecurity, we are still hearing reports of system breaches more often than we'd like. Given how reliant we've become on online services, there is a good chance that eventually a service that you use will get hacked. The Yahoo hack from a few years ago is a good example of how even some of the bigger companies are susceptible. While we reckon it would probably be impossible to prevent hacks and data breaches, the next best thing would be for users to act swiftly on it, and the good news is that if you're either a Firefox or 1Password user, it seems that...
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