Techlicious: Number of Hacked Email Addresses Now Exceeds Earth’s Population

Techlicious: Number of Hacked Email Addresses Now Exceeds Earth’s Population. “With the addition of 763 million addresses for the latest data breach of Verification.io, an email address validation service, the haveibeenpwned.com database now has information on 7,695,066,389 hacked accounts – that’s more than the current world population of 7,558,032,870. Worse, those are just the leaked accounts we know about. There was another major leak of 773 million records discovered in January and there are undoubtedly millions upon millions more accounts in breaches that have not yet been discovered. “