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In November 2016, it was reported that FriendFinder Networks Inc. had a data breach where over 400 million usernames and passwords were compromised. As of November 15, 2016, we are unable to search through the database. In the future, you can check to see if your account was compromised at the following websites:

https://haveibeenpwned.com/PwnedWebsites

https://www.leakedsource.com/main/

If you believe that your account has been compromised, you can take the following steps:

  1. Change your account password. Remember that the longer a password is, the harder it is to guess. Or you could consider using passphrase. If you have difficulty remembering your passwords, you could get a password manager program. If you reuse your password, please consider changing all your passwords to distinct individual passwords.
  2. If you think that your personal information was compromised and it could lead to identity theft, you can find resources for identity theft at the following for Michigan residents.
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