Have you ever had your email account compromised, hacked or leaked because of your own doing or because of the mistake of someone else?
Below is a great article around what can be done if the likes of your email is compromised
One simple way to do this is to use a separate free webmail account – from the likes of Microsoft, Google or Yahoo! – to sign up for services which you think are likely to leak your email address to spammers and hackers. Something like firstname.lastname@example.org might do the trick, ensuring you only use it when signing up for cut-rate online shopping sites.