How to find out if your Google login was compromised in the Gmail hack

September 10, 2014


Gmail is a fantastic service that has changed the way much of the world uses email. It was also the target of a big security breach recently that has left 5 million Google customers exposed. Are you one of the unlucky users whose login credentials were compromised? Here’s how to find out — and what to do if your Google username and password were exposed in the breach. First and foremost, visit the following website: Enter your Gmail email address in the field near the top of the screen and you will be notified immediately if your account was exposed in this latest breach. And just to prove to affected users that this is a legitimate issue, the site will display