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Account Takeover & You – Social Media Edition

June 23, 2022 Stay Aware Stay Safe

For most people, social media accounts are either the highlight or the lowlight of the internet.  Regardless of how you feel about Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, TikTok, etc, if...

Profile Pics and How Trends Can Bite You

What happened? A new app generating eye-catching illustrated profile pics spiked in popularity at the beginning of May. The app, NewProfilePic, uses the user’s photo to create an...

Dropbox and How an Old Login Can Cost You

May 2, 2022 Stay Updated

What happened? In 2016, it was discovered that more than 68 million Dropbox usernames and passwords were for sale on the dark web. This data was originally breached...

The 411 on Credential Stuffing

April 26, 2022 Stay Aware Stay Safe

Credential stuffing is easily the most common technique of account takeover AND the primary use of breached usernames and passwords. With billions of stolen credentials for sale on...

How Does the Security Score Work?

April 25, 2022 Stay Safe Stay Updated

Here, we’re gonna break down how this ☝🏻 handy-dandy number works! As you navigate your InstantAlly account, take note of what pieces of your data were exposed in...