Popular email services from Google was unable to avoid a repeat of putting some pretty impressive database with usernames and passwords, which recently happened to Yandex and Mail.ru . The network has a base with drawers addresses and passwords on accounts 4929090 gmail.com. The relevance of the base has not been verified, but reported more than 60% of valid pairs mail: password.
The result of leakage, and the consequences of phishing attacks, malicious actions, the use of weak passwords and other errors in safety when working with e-mail with part of the users themselves. It is therefore recommended as a preventive measure to change the passwords on your email inbox, even if it does not use the services yandex.mail, mail.ru or gmail.
If you wan to check whether you’re among the victimized 5 million or not , then click here. They have developed special algorithm to check the batch of email-id’s which got compromised.