I'm a technologist, speaker, and Pluralsight author and I specialize in building full-stack solutions with a focus on modern web technology and cloud native architecture.
HaveIBeenPwned.com is a website created by Troy Hunt, a security MVP, that checks to see if your email address appears in a database of all the breached email addresses in prominent hacks like Gawker, Sony, and Adobe. I've definitely been pwned, so it's a good service to use to quickly see if you need to change your passwords.
I plan to add the background task soon but I wanted the initial release out there so that I can just submit updates to it. If you want to contribute, send me a pull request!
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