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If your password is cracked, the Chrome browser will give a signal (3 photos)

Если ваш пароль взломают, браузер Chrome подаст сигнал (3 фото) Google has created a browser extension for Chrome that checks the security of the password that is entered. For this, the developer uses a database of four billion hacked accounts. Password Checkup will be activated only when you try to enter a login with a password on any site. The application will compare this pair with the database of hacked accounts, then making a conclusion about the strength of the password. Если ваш пароль взломают, браузер Chrome подаст сигнал (3 фото) Having detected that the entered combination is in the database of leaks, the extension will display a red window with a warning and a recommendation to change the password. As assured by Google, their passwords are checked anonymously, and the process as a whole goes through encryption. Если ваш пароль взломают, браузер Chrome подаст сигнал (3 фото) The company noted that people tend to use the same simple password on multiple sites. And thereby increase the risks of hacking. In the darknet, databases are distributed that make it easy for attackers to find the right password by guessing. So, people should often think about the security of their own personal data. While Password Checkup is available in the app store for Chrome. Most likely this extension will never become a browser standard., Googleblog.com

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