Getting Used to Bad Things

This crossed my twitter the other day:

And maybe that’s taken out of context, blah blah, but I take against “having their data shared” being added to the long list of Things Young People Can’t Avoid that are described as generational choices rather than bitter necessity.

(See also: Why don’t young people save? They waste it all on experiences! Why don’t young people own houses? They love renting as a lifestyle! and so on.)

Data sharing as a choice is especially annoying because I occasionally get a lovely reminder courtesy of of the massive data-breach communities I am a happy member of.

So in the interest of the data sharing lifestyle, here is my disclosure of everyone who has shared my data with hackers (that I know about):

Adobe: Email addresses, Password hints, Passwords, Usernames
Dropbox: Email addresses, Passwords
Gmail Accounts (Third Party Breach): Email addresses, Passwords
Linkedin: Email addresses, Passwords
Tumblr: Email addresses, Passwords Email addresses, Passwords, Usernames, Website activity.

I expect this to be an on-going feature.


Nov 2016: GeekedIn: Email addresses, Geographic locations, Names, Professional skills, Usernames, Years of professional experience

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