Searching for Biological Relatives: From DNA Test to Reunion

This is a guest post by Richard Weiss. Richard is the Executive Vice President and Director of Programs at DNAAdoption. He found his birth mother through a traditional search...

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Heartfelt Father’s Day Reunion Featured on the Today Show

When Sarah DeMars, 41, received her MyHeritage DNA results, she could not believe her eyes. After years of searching for her biological family and having received inaccurate information from...

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8 International Soccer Legends Uncover Their Roots

In anticipation of this summer’s tournament, MyHeritage teamed up with eight international soccer (AKA football!) legends to help them discover their roots. We revealed their DNA ethnicity results and...

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Dianne and Graham, Half-Siblings Reunite in Queensland

Dianne (Di), 69, had been an avid genealogist since the age of 25. Back in October, Di had decided to take a MyHeritage DNA test along with her husband,...

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Cybersecurity Incident: June 10 Update

Cybersecurity Incident: June 10 Update

This is an update regarding the data breach that affected MyHeritage, which we first reported on June 4, and further updated about here. In the breach, a file with...

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New: MyHeritage Adds Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) to Secure Your Account

The surge in global cyber threats highlights the need for increasing the security of user accounts on MyHeritage, to protect them from unauthorized access and safeguard their sensitive data...

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Cybersecurity Incident: June 5-6 Update

Yesterday we reported a cybersecurity incident affecting MyHeritage, in which the email addresses and hashed passwords of 92.3 million MyHeritage users were leaked to a private server outside of...

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MyHeritage Statement About a Cybersecurity Incident

MyHeritage Statement About a Cybersecurity Incident

Today, June 4, 2018 at approximately 1pm EST, MyHeritage’s Chief Information Security Officer received a message from a security researcher that he had found a file named myheritage containing...

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