LAS VEGAS (KSNV MyNews3) --
The deal website Living Social alerted consumers that its database had been hacked.
Of course, it is not the only company to get hit by cyber intruders.
This Rip-Off Alert -- from the Better Business Bureau
-- says protection starts with prevention:
strong passwords and create a different password for each website.
your password on the affected site, and anywhere else you use it.
-- Be suspicious
of any emails from the hacked business, especially ones with attachments or links.
-- Watch your credit and bank information
and call your bank if you spot any suspicious activity.