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Things to do when deleting an account online

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This is a follow up of my previous post Why Should you delete your unused accounts?

Even after deleting your user account from a service not all of your deleted from the servers. And your data is still at risk.

Why should you delete your old unused online accounts?

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I recently created a list of all my user accounts online by digging through all my old emails. I was surprised at the length of the list. The list included many accounts ranging from my social media accounts to the profiles associated with a software / service I used a looong time ago. Some of the accounts where created for a single time usage like posting in forum, trying out a service, etc…