Linkedln password is leaked, its hashed SHA-1 without any salt.

The point of hashing a password is so it won’t be decryptable… the problem now as the algorithm leaked people can make a hash from dictionary to guess user’s password.

ok, so what about social engineering?

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/07/linkedin-password-hack-check_n_1577184.html?ncid=edlinkusaolp00000003

and I believe Ed Boot from zdnet https://twitter.com/#!/edbott

suggesting your password to be checked on Leakedln or LastPass

Dear STUPID JOURNALIST, You are fall to social engineering of hacker

The first question which come to mind is WHO IS Leakedln or LastPass?
Now you all VOLUNTARY giving your PLAIN PASSWORD TO HACKER

Is changing your password from “stupid” to “fool” make your account more safe?

So people, no need to check if your password is leaked to unknown sites
It is not necessary to change your password too actually

if you want your account really secure, YOU WILL CHANGE IT PERIODICALLY

update

For some reason @edbott take it to personal level
he block me, i simply block him back, fair enough?

ok maybe its a mistake calling someone in internet stupid, I’m sorry for the hard word
http://gizmodo.com/5916332/bigpenis-and-65-million-other-sad-stupid-leaked-linkedin-passwords
Read CaptainJack comment for better nice explanation

Keep the basic security rule, never give your password to anyone else

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