Though the news hasn’t been confirmed yet, reports suggest that LinkedIn was hacked, leaving as many as 6.5 million passwords compromised. LinkedIn claims to have 161 million members, and it’s a safe bet that many of them are scrambling to change their passwords.
Which makes this comic short from Upright Citizens Brigade all the more appropriate. UCB skewers the sometimes frustrating process of selecting a new process, as companies attempt to add more and more layers of security.
TODAY IN SLATE
Forget Oculus Rift
This $25 cardboard box turns your phone into an incredibly fun virtual reality experience.
The Congressional Republican Digging Through Scientists’ Grant Proposals
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Sleater-Kinney Was Once America’s Best Rock Band
Can it be again?
Whole Foods Is Desperate for Customers to Feel Warm and Fuzzy Again
I’m 25. I Have $250.03.
My doctors want me to freeze my eggs.