In recent days, it has been confirmed that an attacker has published the details of over over 533 Million Facebook users, onto an online forum.
The original hack took place as far back as 2019, for which Facebook says the vulnerability was fixed in August of that year. But not before the attacker had downloaded a database that included names, user IDs, phone numbers, and emails.
If you want to check if your email details were compromised in this hack, go to :-
- haveibeenpwned.com on your phone or desktop.
- Enter your email ID.
- If your email was compromised, you’ll get a warning to change the password and enable two-factor authentication.
- You can also scroll down on the page to see all the breaches that may have included your credentials tied to the email address you entered.