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Firefox Monitor found my email address in a breach of a website I've never heard of or visited

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Monitor sent me information that my email address was compromised in a breach of appen.com. I've never heard of them, never googled them, never looked at their site, certainly never registered there. How did my data get into their systems?

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Couldn't find an answer to my question anywhere in these links

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Gravatar (https://www.gravatar.com/) is a website that other websites can use to store user profile data like that can be used/shared by multiple websites (i.e. one login for multiple websites).

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