Individual information and data have become a big deal. As the Advertising companies want to buy the data, The companies which have the data want to sell them and there are few companies that desire to ensure that nobody gets their hands on the private information. Despite of the security measures we take to keep our private data private there are many others hacks and methods due to which our data could get leaked. So to avoid there are many few methods and tools by having a check on those we can keep our data safe.
Have I Been Pwned
This is a tool which uses your email id to check whether it is listed or associated in any hacked data. By cross referencing the information with data bases of the hacked data which was listed on the public sites such as pastebin. There is an option in this tool where you cam sign up for notifications which will let you know if there is any match after new data breaches.
Breach alarm is similar service like Have I Been Pwned and in BreachAlarm also you can sign up for notification service. The only difference that between breach alarm and Have I been Pwned is breach alaram can be observed for a full business. If there are any hacks or password theft related to you company email accounts or employee credentials it can track and let you know.
Sucuri sitecheck is for websites. This tool allow you o check whether you website has any kind of malware or any black listing status website errors or any website firewall issue. If you are a blogger or running a website of yourself you need to do site check on weekly or monthly basis as a safety measure.
This service is a part of have I been pwned it helps you to check whether your has been listed in previous data breaches and will confirm you weather it is safe to keep the passwords you or you need to go for a better and safer one.
Facebook login history
It is very Important that you check your login activity of your facebook on regular intervals. If there is any history of some unknown locations which you never been to or if there is usage or activity from some device which you have used or less regularly used it is better to logout from all devices and freshly login. It will be more secure if you change your password if you see any suspicious activity. It is recommended that you change your email facebook and other social accounts passwords every three months once.
Google Accounts: Device Activity and Security Events
This is similar to the facebook login history option where you can check the logins and activity of your account and as well as google related products. All you need to do go into settings and check in device activity and security events. If there is any activity such as passwords changes or any other activity you can have a full track on it including in which device that action got performed. If here is suspicious activity all you need to do is change the passwords.