Read here how Mat Honan from Gizmodo got his digital life stolen. Very spooky. Use it as a motivation to make sure you use good passwords, different for each site and that you activate 2-step verification wherever it is possible.

Yet, it proofs that Apple’s and Amazon’s customer service could do a much better job authenticating people on the phone.

You can also read the blog post Mat Honan did about this too. Find it here.