Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In the latest security breach detected by InsecureWeb, the victim domain ProxyEmpire.io fell prey to a cyber attack orchestrated by an individual known as Ninja Defender. The breach was detected on January 9, 2023, by our vigilant security experts. This breach exposed sensitive information belonging to ProxyEmpire.io.

Where and How?

The breach occurred in the chat app section of ProxyEmpire.io’s infrastructure. Ninja Defender, a skilled hacker, managed to infiltrate the system and steal a small but significant amount of data. Approximately 74 bytes of information were compromised, primarily consisting of emails belonging to ProxyEmpire.io’s users.

The stolen information was discovered within the popular messaging platform Telegram.org. It appears that Ninja Defender chose this platform as a means to distribute or potentially sell the stolen data. InsecureWeb’s sophisticated scanning capabilities detected the breach, ensuring that ProxyEmpire.io was promptly notified and taking the necessary steps to rectify the situation.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

ProxyEmpire.io has been a reliable and secure proxy service, with no known history of security breaches prior to this incident. This breach serves as an unfortunate reminder that even the most robust security measures can be vulnerable to skilled hackers. ProxyEmpire.io is now working closely with InsecureWeb to reinforce their security infrastructure and prevent such incidents from occurring in the future.

As a company dedicated to scanning the dark web for security breaches, InsecureWeb remains committed to safeguarding the digital assets and sensitive information of our clients. We continuously strive to stay one step ahead of cybercriminals, employing advanced techniques and technologies to detect and mitigate potential threats.

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.