Turkish Citizenship Database Leaked


Another newsletter, another huge leak of private data. The leaked info appears to contain names, addresses and ID numbers of more than 49 million citizens. Good discussion in the Hacker News thread

How much longer until someone leaks the US Social Security database or Facebook Messenger chat records?

I'm coining what I call Larry's Law of Leaks: "For any centralized database of information, as time goes to infinity, the chance of a leak approaches 100%. 


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