Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

Archibaldlondon.com, a renowned fashion and style platform, has fallen victim to a significant security breach. On 24th January 2024, our experts at InsecureWeb detected a breach in the dark web forum leakbase.io. The breach, perpetrated by a hacker known as markitto35, exposed sensitive data belonging to Archibaldlondon.com. This breach occurred earlier, in December 2023, but was only recently discovered. The stolen data amounts to a staggering 188MB and primarily consists of compromised emails.

Where and How?

The security breach took place within a dark web forum, leakbase.io. This underground platform, notorious for trading stolen data, became the focal point for the leak of Archibaldlondon.com’s database. The breach exposed a vast amount of sensitive information, including emails. The compromised data poses a serious threat to the privacy and security of Archibaldlondon.com’s users.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Archibaldlondon.com has experienced its first known history of a security breach with this incident. Prior to this breach, the company had maintained a relatively clean record with no known history of security violations. However, this breach serves as a wake-up call for Archibaldlondon.com to reinforce their security measures and protect their users’ information from future 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.