Digital Trends: ‘The Smell Of Data’ Helps Internet Users Sniff Out The Threat Of Data Leakage

Digital Trends: ‘The Smell Of Data’ Helps Internet Users Sniff Out The Threat Of Data Leakage. “When online criminals target an organization, they are often able to gain access to lots user accounts at once, rather than just going after individuals. Sites like Have I Been Pwned? have been set up to allow users to check out whether their accounts have been compromised in the wake of a large-scale breach. Now, a new project called the Smell of Data aims to give internet users moment-to-moment updates on whether their private information is at risk of being leaked.”