Press

Various press coverage of the service

Following is a collection of press covering the "Have I been pwned?" service. This is just the larger stuff — thousands of referrals or more — and does not include the smaller pieces that are too numerous to manually collate here.

News sites

3 Jul 2015, Clark Howard - Easy way to know if your account has been compromised

7 June 2015, Dhaka Times - জেনে নিন গোপনে আপনার আইডি কেউ ব্যবহার করছে কিনা! (Bengali)

25 May 2015, The Hacker News - Hackers Selling Database of 4 Million Adult Friend Finder Users at $16,800

25 May 2015, Ilta Sanomat - Vietiinkö tietosi verkkosivuston murrossa? Näin tarkistat helposti (Finnish)

24 May 2015, PCWorld - Full Adult Friend Finder database offered for $17,000

24 May 2015, elladodelmal.com - Cómo saber si tu pareja quiere tener una aventura sexual sin espiarle el WhatsApp (Spanish)

22 May 2015, iDigitalTimes - AdultFriendFinder Leak: Sex Site Hacked, Is Your Intimate Info Online?

22 May 2015, Tom's Guide - Adult Friend Finder Hack: What to Do Right Now

22 May 2015, Ars Technica - Database of 4 million Adult Friend Finder users leaked for all to see

22 May 2015, Numerama - Adult FriendFinder : comment savoir si votre nom figure dans la liste (French)

22 Apr 2015, Windows IT Pro - Creating a Free Web Service to Help Businesses and Individuals Know When They’ve Been Hacked

23 Mar 2015, The Guardian - How to tell if you've been hacked

25 Mar 2015, mbl.is - Hef­ur þú verið tek­in/​n? (Icelandic)

17 Feb 2015, MôjAndroid.sk - Na internet uniklo 10 miliónov hesiel, pozrite sa, či je medzi nimi aj to vaše (Slovak)

17 Feb 2015, Yahoo! Tech - 10 million stolen passwords were just released – here’s how to see if yours is one of them

12 Feb 2015, Tekniikka & Talous - Oletko tällä listalla? Verkkoturvakonsultti julkaisi 10 miljoonaa salasanaa ja käyttäjätunnusta (Finnish)

12 Feb 2015, BGR - 10 million stolen passwords were just released – here’s how to see if yours is one of them

11 Feb 2015, Australian Popular Science - A Security Expert Just Published 10 Million Passwords And Usernames

11 Feb 2015, ZDNet - The data set has been published -- but what will the FBI have to say about it?

10 Feb 2015, Gizmodo - A Researcher Just Published 10 Million Real Passwords and Usernames

9 Feb 2015, Xato - Today I Am Releasing Ten Million Passwords

28 Jan 2015, Ahora Noticias - Revisa aquí si alguna de tus cuentas de correo ha sido hackeada (Spanish)

1 Jan 2015, DailyTekk - The 100 Best, Most Interesting Blogs and Websites of 2015

18 Nov 2014, SC Magazine - One in four consumers hit by ID theft

12 Nov 2014, Хабрахабр - О том, как сайт Have I been pwned? масштабировался под высокой нагрузкой и сколько это стоило (<$25) (Russian)

14 Oct 2014, Caschys Blog - Angeblicher Dropbox-Hack: 7 Millionen Account-Daten gestohlen (German)

24 Sep 2014, minutouno.com - Crean un buscador para saber si fuiste hackeado (Spanish)

17 Sep 2014, IT Pro - Troy Hunt and havibeenpwned.com

16 Sep 2014, alphr - How to check your identity hasn’t been sold to the hackers

16 Sep 2014, The Daily Dot - How to find out if you've been hacked in under a minute

16 Sep 2014, PC Pro - How to check your identity hasn’t been sold to the hackers

15 Sep 2014, PC World - Data loss detection tool mines the ephemeral world of 'pastes'

15 Sep 2014, The New Zealand Herald - My password is...

12 Sep 2014, Mashable - Should You Trust a Site to Check If Your Gmail Password Was Leaked?

11 Sep 2014, Mashable - A List of 5 Million 'Gmail Passwords' Leaked, But There's No Need to Panic

11 Sep 2014, Tom's Guide - 5 Million Gmail Addresses, Passwords Leaked

11 Sep 2014, Le Vif - Votre compte Gmail piraté ? Vérifiez-le sur ce site (French)

11 Sep 2014, SMARTmania - Na internetu se objevilo 5 milionů hesel k Gmailu: Funkční jsou ale jen 2 procenta (Czech)

11 Sep 2014, Version2 - Google spærrer for Gmail-konti efter læk af 5 millioner kodeord (Danish)

11 Sep 2014, SILive.com - 5 million Gmail usernames and passwords leaked; see if yours was on list

11 Sep 2014, tech.sme.sk - Máte Gmail? Skontrolujte si, či neukradli vaše heslo a zmeňte ho (Slovak)

11 Sep 2014, sfist - Were Your Gmail Login Credentials Leaked To A Russian Bitcoin Site? Here's How To Check

11 Sep 2014, CRN.com - Salesforce.com Warning, Gmail Password Leak Shows Value Of Stolen Credentials

11 Sep 2014, Forbes - Google Says Not To Worry About 5 Million 'Gmail Passwords' Leaked

11 Sep 2014, Yahoo! Tech - Russian Hackers Release 5 Million Gmail Usernames and Passwords Online

10 Sep 2014, Yahoo! News - How to Check If You Were Exposed by Today's 5 Million Password Leak

10 Sep 2014, CBS San Fransisco - How To Check If Your Google Account Is Among 5 Million Usernames, Passwords Leaked To Russian Bitcoin Site

10 Sep 2014, CBC News - Gmail addresses, website passwords leaked online

10 Sep 2014, Lifehacker - 5 Million Online Passwords Leaked, Check Yours Now

9 Sep 2014, CSO - Google says 5m Gmail password dump wasn’t because it was hacked

4 Sep 2014, The Red Ferret - Have I Been Pwned? – instantly find out whether your email address or username has been hacked

8 Aug 2014, stern Digital - Diese zehn Webseiten machen den Alltag leichter (German)

7 Aug 2014, The Register - Hey guys. We've got 1.2 BILLION stolen accounts here. Send us your passwords, 'cos safety

6 Aug 2014, RTL Nieuws - Russische bende steelt 1,2 mld wachtwoorden (Dutch)

5 Aug 2014, I love free software - How to check if your online accounts have been compromised or not?

5 Aug 2014, Line News - アカウント情報が"漏洩"してないかチェックできるサイト (Japanese)

4 Aug 2014, 東京産業新聞社 - メールやアカウント情報が漏洩しているか調べることができるサイト みんな調べておこう! (Japanese)

4 Aug 2014, 100SHIKI - あなたのアカウントが漏洩したかを教えてくれる『Have I Been Pwned?』 (Japanese)

1 Aug 2014, BGR - TIME's annual salute to great sites and services

21 Jul 2014, NU.nl - Zoekmachine toont wachtwoorden van gehackte hackers (Dutch)

3 June 2014, mdz Online - Averiguá si tus datos personales han sido robados en Internet (Spanish)

28 May 2014, MacBidouille - Nouveaux cas de piratage chez Avast et Spotify (French)

15 May 2014, TecMundo - Como descobrir se alguma de suas contas de email foi hackeada? (Portugese)

14 May 2014, askmost.com - كيفية معرفة اذا كان حساب الفيس بوك مخترقا ام لا (Arabic)

29 Apr 2014, Techgear - Πως να δείτε εάν έχουν χακάρει τους λογαριασμούς σας (Greek)

28 Apr 2014, BGR - How to tell if any of your accounts have been hacked

14 Apr 2014, AppAdvice - Has Heartbleed Hacked Your Email Account?

14 Apr 2014, Forbes - These Sites Tell Which Of Your Accounts Have Been Hacked

7 Apr 2014, N24 - Wurde ich das Opfer eines Hacker-Angriffs? (German)

7 Apr 2014, DinSide - Rammet av datainnbrudd? (Norwegian)

5 Mar 2014, Forbes - The Problem With Corporate Webmail

8 Feb 2014, Avast! Blog - My password was stolen. What do I do now?

6 Feb 2014, Deseret News - Secret security: The only password you'll ever need

1 Feb 2014, canada.com - Hackers leak tens of thousands of Bell customer records

29 Jan 2013, The Kim Komando show - Find out if your data has been compromised!

28 Jan 2014, CNet France - ‘Have I Been Pwned?’ : vérifiez si votre adresse mail a été compromise (French)

27 Jan 2014, PCWorld Hungary - Hogyan tudjuk meg, feltörték-e a fiókunkat? (Hungarian)

27 Jan 2014, ZDNet Belgium - Check of gebruikers van jouw domein gehackt zijn (Dutch)

24 Jan 2014, ZDNet - How to find out if any users in your domain have been compromised

24 Jan 2014, How To Geek - How Do Spammers Get Your Email Address?

21 Jan 2014, Network World - Top 25 most commonly used and worst passwords of 2013

21 Jan 2014, Le Figaro - Comment savoir si mon adresse e-mail a été piratée ? (French)

21 Jan 2014, On the Media - Have you been pwned?

17 Jan 2014, Olhar Digital - Descubra se seu e-mail foi hackeado (Portugese)

17 Jan 2014, Time Magazine Tech - How to Check If Your Accounts Have Been Hacked

16 Jan 2014, Techlicious - How to Check If Your Accounts Have Been Hacked

16 Jan 2014, Think Big - Averigua si tus datos personales han sido robados y aprende a crear contraseñas seguras (Spanish)

11 Jan 2014, USA Today - Some carriers allow photo messages on Google Voice

3 Jan 2014, Burdekin Shire Council - Has your email address been compromised?

3 Jan 2014, Ars Technica - Greyhats expose 4.5 million Snapchat phone numbers using “theoretical” hack

2 Jan 2014, United Press International - Website will send you an email if your password has been stolen

2 Jan 2014, ZDNet - How to be notified that your password has been stolen

27 Dec 2013, Bitport - Itt megtudhatja, ha ellopták az adatait (Hungarian)

27 Dec 2013, Biztonságportál - Lopták már el az adatait? Itt megtudhatja... (Hungarian)

26 Dec 2013, Quatri - Интересный сайт: Haveibeenpwned — проверка на взлом (Russian)

20 Dec 2013, Australian Government Stay Smart Online - Advice about using websites for checking if your password has been compromised in recent breaches

20 Dec 2013, Lifehacker (Russia) - Как узнать, скомпрометирован ли ваш электронный ящик (Russian)

18 Dec 2013, Estilos Prodigy MSN - Un sitio para saber si “hackearon” tu correo (Spanish)

16 Dec 2013, Beep - Tjek om du er blevet hacket (Danish)

16 Dec 2013, IT Avisen - Tør du ta den digitale helsesjekken? (Norwegian)

12 Dec 2013, freegroup - Have I been pwned?:檢查你的 E-mail 個資是否已被駭客竊取 (Chinese)

12 Dec 2013, Gizmodo - Ever Had An Online Password Stolen?

12 Dec 2013, tek - Site permite verificar se contas de email foram comprometidas em ataques de segurança (Portugese)

11 Dec 2013, TH3 Professional - الحلقة833:إكتشف هل تم نشر إيميلك عند إختراق المواقع التي إشتركت بها (Arabic)

11 Dec 2013, wwwwhat's new - Una web para saber si tu email está entre listas de cuentas robadas (Spanish)

10 Dec 2013, AddictiveTips - ‘Have I Been Pwned?’ Helps You Find If Your Account Info On Hacked Websites Was Leaked

10 Dec 2013, The Dhaka Times - জেনে নিন গোপনে আপনার আইডি কেউ ব্যবহার করছে কিনা! বিস্তারিত পড়ুন (Bengali)

10 Dec 2013, Forte - Veendu, kas su netikonto on häkkerite valdusse rännanud. Paar klõpsu ja saad teada (Estonian)

9 Dec 2013, Blog du Modérateur - UN SITE POUR VÉRIFIER SI SON MOT DE PASSE A ÉTÉ VOLÉ (French)

9 Dec 2013, Lifo - Mάθε με ένα κλικ αν έχουν κλαπεί τα προσωπικά σου δεδομένα Πηγή (Greek)

9 Dec 2013, NewsIT - Δείτε αν έχουν χακάρει το λογαριασμό σας (Greek)

9 Dec 2013, newsru.com - Разработчик Microsoft запустил сайт, на котором можно проверить, взламывался ли чей-либо аккаунт (Russian)

9 Dec 2013, Yahoo! News - Website Tells You If Your Password's Been Leaked

9 Dec 2013, Lupa.cz - Dostalo se vaše heslo do rukou hackerům? Podívejte se (Czech)

8 Dec 2013, b92 - Proverite da li je neko hakovao vaš e-mail (Croatian)

8 Dec 2013, Gizmo's Freeware - Are Your Details Among 154 Million Stolen Accounts? Check Instantly

8 Dec 2013, Haaretz - האם גם למייל שלכם פרצו? אתר חדש יסייע לכם לגלות (Hebrew)

8 Dec 2013, Gizmo's Freeware - How to Check if Some of Your Online Account Passwords have been Stolen

7 Dec 2013, iT 24 Hrs - แนะนำเว็บไซต์ที่ตรวจสอบบัญชีของเรา ว่า อยู่ในรายการของ adobe yahoo ที่ถูกแฮคขโมยหรือไม่ ? (Thai)

7 Dec 2013, Tecnetico - Verifica si tu dirección de email está en manos de “hackers” (Spanish)

7 Dec 2013, MK news - ЕВЕ КАКО ДА ПРОВЕРИТЕ МНОГУ ЛЕСНО ДАЛИ СТЕ БИЛЕ МЕТА НА ХАКЕРИ (Macedonian)

7 Dec 2013, NEOTEO - ¿Te han hackeado el correo? ¡Entérate aquí! (Spanish)

7 Dec 2013, DNEVNIK.hr - Ovako provjerite jeste li bili na meti hakera! (Croatian)

7 Dec 2013, protagon.gr - Ξέρεις αν σε έχουν χακάρει; (Greek)

7 Dec 2013, pc.zoznam.sk - Webová stránka kontroluje zneužitie prihlasovacích údajov (Slovak)

7 Dec 2013, pplware - Site verifica credenciais online, será que está exposto? (Portugese)

7 Dec 2013, HVG HIRDETÉSFELHŐ - Egyszerűen megtudhatja, feltörték-e postafiókját, megszerezhették-e hozzáférését (Hungarian)

6 Dec 2013, Tripwire State of Security - Free tool checks for email addresses in data breach dumps

6 Dec 2013, Athens Voice - Ανακαλύψτε αν σας χάκαραν το μέιλ (Greek)

6 Dec 2013, KCTV 5 News - Haveibeenpwned.com lets you check if you’ve been pwned by hackers

6 Dec 2013, iefimerida - Μάθετε αν σας έχουν χακάρει -Ιστοσελίδα αποκαλύπτει αν κάποιος είναι θύμα διαδικτυακής κλοπής (Greek)

6 Dec 2013, Ubergizmo - New Website Helps Users Check If Their Email Account Has Been Hacked

6 Dec 2013, Tom's Guide - Website Tells You If Your Password's Been Leaked

6 Dec 2013, Večernji list - Provjerite je li vaša e-mail adresa ugrožena (Croatian)

6 Dec 2013, WHO -TV - PASSWORD BREACH: See If You’re Affected

6 Dec 2013, Exame - Site informa se suas senhas foram roubadas por hackers (Portugese)

6 Dec 2013, desarrolloweb.com - Averigua rápidamente si tu cuenta de email ha sido atacada (Spanish)

6 Dec 2013, The Kim Komando show - Has your email been compromised in a data breach?

6 Dec 2013, Tom's guide - Website Tells You If Your Password's Been Leaked

6 Dec 2013, Tabnak - آیا شما هم جزو قربانیان سرقت 2 میلیونی اطلاعات هستید؟ - تابناک (Persian)

6 Dec 2013, Digital Trends - Hackers stole 2M Facebook, Twitter, and Google passwords – here’s how to stay safe

5 Dec 2013, Windows IT Pro - Tip: How to Check to See if Your Account Has Been Compromised Online

5 Dec 2013, Genbeta - Have I been pwned?, comprueba si tu dirección de correo ha sido comprometida (Spanish)

5 Dec 2013, International Business Times - Have My Passwords Been Stolen? How To Check For Account Breaches Using HaveIBeenPwned

5 Dec 2013, INFO Online - Site ajuda a descobrir se você foi afetado por vazamentos de senhas (Portugese)

5 Dec 2013, SearchSeurity - Website aggregates compromised accounts from several data breaches

5 Dec 2013, Graham Cluley - Check if you’re the victim of a database breach with ‘Have I Been Pwned?

5 Dec 2013, Niebezpiecznik - 2 miliony haseł wykradzione… (Polish)

5 Dec 2013, Geek - Haveibeenpwned.com makes it easy to find out if your password has been stolen

5 Dec 2013, t3n - Wurde mein Account gehackt? Mit diesen Webseiten findest du es heraus (German)

5 Dec 2013, ZDNet - How to find out if your password has been stolen


Discussions

12 Sep 2014, Hacker News

24 Oct 2014, Reddit

4 Aug 2014, Product Hunt

30 Jul 2014, NeoGAF

28 Apr 2014, Reddit

3 Jan 2014, Reddit

10 Dec 2013, Reddit (LifeProTips)

8 Dec 2013, LinkedIn (Information Security Community)