Data Breach Summary
On March 11, 2023, InsecureWeb discovered a data breach affecting the btc-alpha.com, a cryptocurrency exchange website. The stolen data was the full source code of the website and was posted for sale on the Hydra Market website by Pavlov. The breach was discovered on the dark web forum and the stolen data was found on hydramarket.co. The breach resulted in the compromise of 2.18 gb of data.
Where and How the Breach Occurred
The breach occurred on btc-alpha.com, a popular cryptocurrency exchange platform. The hacker was able to gain access to the full source code of the website and steal it. The stolen data was then posted for sale on the Hydra Market website. A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
History of Data Breaches on Btc-alpha.com
This is not the first time that btc-alpha.com has suffered a data breach. In the past, the website has been targeted by hackers who have stolen users’ personal information. In response, the website has implemented security measures such as two-factor authentication and password resets to protect users’ data. BTC Alpha y is working with cybersecurity experts to further investigate the incident and is taking steps to strengthen its security measures in order to prevent similar breaches from occurring in the future.
Protecting Your Personal Information and Accounts
To protect your personal information and accounts, it is important to take proactive steps. If you have an account on btc-alpha.com, it is recommended that you change your password immediately. It is also recommended that you enable two-factor authentication to add an extra layer of security to your account. Additionally, it is important to monitor your account for any suspicious activity and report any unauthorized transactions to the website’s support team immediately.
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. InsecureWeb notifies users and enterprises when their data has been found online and helps them mitigate the impact.