4iQ: 1.4 Billion Clear Text Credentials Discovered in a Single Database

4iQ: 1.4 Billion Clear Text Credentials Discovered in a Single Database. “While scanning the deep and dark web for stolen, leaked or lost data, 4iQ discovered a single file with a database of 1.4 billion clear text credentials — the largest aggregate database found in the dark web to date. None of the passwords are encrypted, and what’s scary is the we’ve tested a subset of these passwords and most of the have been verified to be true.”