On March 29th an email went out to 150 million users of MyFitnessPal notifying them of a data breach compromising user names, email addresses and hashed passwords. While the company authorities started investigating the breach with assistance from leading data security firms, the users were urged to change their passwords and monitor any suspicious activity on their accounts.
MyFitnessPal issued some dos and don’ts to address the account security issue; however this data compromise is just one of the scaling incidents of hacking and data breach. Many technology and data security companies are faced with the challenge of securing privacy and ownership of the data.
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