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It was reported that over 160 million were compromised. This cool little site, leakedin.org will check to see if your account was one of the lucky 160 million.
Here is a little info on what LinkedIn is doing to solve the issue and get your life back together.
1. Members that have accounts associated with the compromised passwords will notice that their LinkedIn account password is no longer valid.
2. These members will also receive an email from LinkedIn with instructions on how to reset their passwords. There will not be any links in these emails. For security reasons, you should never change your password on any website by following a link in an email.
3. These affected members will receive a second email from our Customer Support team providing a bit more context on this situation and why they are being asked to change their passwords.