Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a concerning development, InsecureWeb has uncovered a significant security breach affecting the victim domain @WATERCLOUD_NOTIFY-21.02.2024-947 FILES. The breach, attributed to the threat actor #mooncloud, involved the unauthorized access to a database containing sensitive information. Approximately 2.14GB of data, predominantly comprising email addresses, was compromised. The breach was detected on February 21, 2024.

Where and How?

The breach occurred within the infrastructure of chat apps, specifically on the platform telegram.org, utilized by the victim domain @WATERCLOUD_NOTIFY-21.02.2024-947 FILES. Exploiting vulnerabilities within these applications, #mooncloud successfully infiltrated the system, gaining unauthorized access to the database. Subsequently, a substantial volume of data, totaling 2.14GB, primarily consisting of email addresses, was exfiltrated.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

While specific historical incidents are undisclosed, this breach underscores the persistent threat posed by malicious actors targeting vulnerable systems. It highlights the critical importance of implementing robust cybersecurity measures to effectively mitigate such risks.

Further Action:

InsecureWeb encourages the breach victim to investigate the source of the breach, implement stronger security measures, and communicate transparently with its users about the incident and the measures taken to mitigate the risks.

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.