LinkedIn Settles Class-Action Suit Over Weak Password Security

http://bits.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/02/23/linkedin-settles-class-action-suit-over-weak-password-security/

The business-oriented social network, which experienced a major security breach in 2012, has agreed to pay a small sum to as many as 800,000 users to settle allegations that it deceived them about the level of protection it was providing for their personal information.

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