700 Million ‘Scraped’ LinkedIn User Records Offered for Sale

This Data Breach alert was published at 01.07.2021 20.13 on Data Breach Today.

Social Media Platform Says No Private Data Exposed
Some 700 million records of LinkedIn users have reportedly been offered for sale on a hacker forum. The social media platform, and several security experts, say that the offering stems from the “scraping” of records from websites and not a data breach.

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