I am not surprised at what has happened - an extremely popular social media site in Russia* was always going to be under pressure to do this - but I am disappointed.
If you ever used your LJ password anywhere else, you need to change them.
* Is it still more popular than the differently evil FB there?
This entry was originally posted at http://lovingboth.dreamwidth.org/575399.html, because despite having a permanent account, I have had enough of LJ's current owners trying to be evil. Please comment there using OpenID - have and if you have an LJ account, you can use it for your OpenID account. Or just join Dreamwidth! It only took a couple of minutes to copy all my entries here to there.