Tag: Email

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Data From 500 Million LinkedIn Accounts Hacked and Put Up for Sale on the Dark Web

In a blow to businesspeople of all levels and industries, the career and business networking site LinkedIn confirmed that data “scraped” from approximately 500 million profiles has been archived by hackers and is being sold on the dark web. The site has approximately 675 million members, meaning that data from…

Chicago Officials Use Work Email for Racist Behavior

As Chicago’s government offices remain in the spotlight regarding Black teen Laquan McDonald’s police-related death and cover up, a series of racist and sexist emails sent by high-level officials in the city’s Department of Water Management have been made public. At least two officials in the department, which is facing…

Other Frats Behaving Badly: Racist, Misogynist Email Surfaces at UMD

By Michael Nam The University of Maryland faces its own fraternity scandal in the wake of the racist video that touched off a firestorm at the University of Oklahoma. Maryland administrators are currently investigating a student for sending an email filled with racist and misogynist language to other members of…