Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

A database containing sensitive information from sms-activate.ru was breached by @NinjaDefender on 16-12-2023, with 928 bytes of data stolen. The breach was detected by InsecureWeb in December 2023, revealing compromised emails in chat apps on telegram.org.

Where and How?

The security breach at sms-activate.ru, a service related to SMS activation in Russia, exposed a database containing 928 bytes of sensitive information, including emails. This breach was detected by InsecureWeb in December 2023 in chat apps on telegram.org.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

There is no known history of security violations of sms-activate.ru.

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.