Data Breach Summary
In a recent security breach, a staggering amount of data has been compromised. On June 2023, InsecureWeb detected a security leak named “3 Million Gmail Accounts USA” on the dark web. The breach, which was traced back to the notorious hacker known as Dragon Warrior, involved the leakage of emails and passwords. The compromised information was publicly disclosed on the dark web forum breachforum.is. The stolen data amounts to a total of 106MB.
Where and How?
The breach occurred on the dark web forum, specifically on breachforum.is. It is important to note that this breach is categorized as a combolist breach. Combolist data pertains to a compilation of usernames and passwords from different sources. The fact that a significant number of Gmail accounts from the USA were affected raises concerns about the magnitude of the breach.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
(A security breach of type combolist) is the first known security violation of MultipleCombolist. Prior to this incident, there is no public record of any security breaches affecting the company.
Recommendations for Personal Data Protection
How Users Can Protect Their Information
To protect their personal information and accounts from being compromised, users should take the following steps:
– Change their passwords frequently, with a combination of letters, numbers, and symbols.
– Enable two-factor authentication whenever possible.
– Use unique passwords for each account, to prevent hackers from accessing multiple accounts with the same password.
– Be cautious of suspicious emails or messages, as they may contain phishing links that can compromise their accounts.
– Regularly monitor their accounts for any suspicious activity.
What is InsecureWeb?
InsecureWeb is a Dark Web monitoring service that keeps track of recent data breaches and tracks their impact by monitoring the darkest places of the internet.
Our commitment lies in providing top-notch cybersecurity services to our clients. Through continuous monitoring of the dark web and advanced threat detection methodologies, we strive to identify potential breaches promptly, enabling swift response and mitigation efforts. With our state-of-the-art tools and expertise, we prioritize the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of our clients’ data.