2.2 Billion Accounts Found In Biggest Ever Data Dump -- How To Check If You're A Victim

February 01, 2019

Two weeks ago the Collection #1 data dump redefined 'big' as far as breached data goes: more than 770 million account details were in that database, made public for all to see. Now big has just got even bigger with the discovery of Collection 2-5 that takes the total number of hacked user accounts published to an astonishing 2.2 billion. As the name suggests, these are databases number 2 to 5 that have followed the first of the Collection breach dumps.