117M LinkedIn User IDs Exposed

117M LinkedIn User IDs Exposed

Originally posted on WikiBreach on May 23, 2016.

A hacker has offered to sell the account information for 117 million LlinkedIn users, which was stolen in a 2012 by a hacker. The hacker, who goes by the name 'Peace', has offered the data on The Real Deal - a site on the dark web - for 5 Bitcoins - about $2,200 USD.

[UPDATE][5/24/2016]: You can now check to see if your day was breached at

[UPDATE][5/25/16]: The Most Commonly Used Passwords from the LinkedIn breach can be found here

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