[Noisebridge-discuss] my email accounts should be safe - how to check to be sure?

Will Sargent will.sargent at gmail.com
Thu May 3 11:23:35 PDT 2012


Relevant 5mof:
http://tersesystems.heroku.com/2012/02/17/failing-with-passwords

On Thu, May 3, 2012 at 10:52 AM, Casey Callendrello <c1 at caseyc.net> wrote:

>  Also, never re-use passwords between accounts. Get a password manager
> like 1pass or keepassx (my favorite). Use distinct random password for
> EVERYTHING.
>
> --Casey
>
>
> On 5/3/12 10:33 AM, John Adams wrote:
>
> Enable two factor on your google account. Look it up on goog's help pages
>
> Sent from my iPhone
>
> On May 2, 2012, at 7:14 PM, Frantisek Apfelbeck <algoldor at yahoo.com>
> wrote:
>
>   Hi to all,
> I have just read the message below about my yahoo email being hacked which
> I did not send. I do believe it was not send from my email
> frantisekapfelbeck at gmail.com so I do not think that any of the accounts
> was actually hacked.
>
>  I wonder if anyone can advice me on making sure that my google account
> is really safe because I do not want to change the password if I do not
> have to but I have quite a decent amount of documents there. I was working
> from some public libraries recently(no cafes) and it is hard to understand
> which option is "do not save my password" in Korean. Of course tracking and
> exposing the person who is trying to cause problems would be handy.
>
>  Sincerely from hackerspace Seoul,
>
>  Frantisek Algoldor Apfelbeck
>
> PS I'm on daily digest so please send me email directly, thanks!
>
>  Message: 21
> Date: Tue, 1 May 2012 22:24:42 -0700
> From: Frantisek Apfelbeck <frantisekapfelbeck at gmail.com>
> Subject: [Noisebridge-discuss] Please ignore my old e-mail address
>     algoldor at yahoo.com
> To: noisebridge-discuss at lists.noisebridge.net
> Message-ID:
>     <CA+JiwyRNXdGeeRK7Vc1aQu+GSSW5=6yj-TtyBKYTjcuE0oM-mQ at mail.gmail.com>
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>
> Hi to all:
>
> My e-mail account got hacked into while at a cafe Seole so please disregard
> my e-mails from there.
>
> --
> Sincerely,
>
> Frantisek Algoldor Apfelbeck
>
> biotechnologist&kvasir and hacker
>
> http://www.frantisekapfelbeck.org
>
> "There is no way to peace, peace is the way." Ghandi
>
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