The Dropbox hack is real


Troy Hunt on his blog ( is reporting that Dropbox may have been hacked.

Earlier today, Motherboard reported on what had been (rumored) for some time, namely that Dropbox had been hacked. Not just a little bit hacked and not in that “someone has cobbled together a list of credentials that work on Dropbox” hacked either, but proper hacked to the tune of 68 million records.

Very shortly after, a supporter of Have I been pwned (HIBP) sent over the data which once unzipped, looked like this:

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