There has been a marked increase in the number of security breaches in recent months resulting in thousands of compromised accounts and passwords. To determine if your password was one of those hacked, try using one of the following tools:
Test the strength of your password using:
To help manage an ever growing number of unique passwords, you might want to consider using a password management tool such as LastPass.
Of course, no password no matter how secure can protect you against the type of social engineering attack which hit Mat Honan of Wired Magazine earlier this month.
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