Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

InsecureWeb has uncovered a significant data breach involving the database “@Deathmatix 18 March logs” of type combolist. This breach, executed by the notorious hacker group #mooncloud, was detected on March 18, 2024. The breach resulted in the exposure of 1.18GB of sensitive information, primarily email addresses, and was found on Telegram, a popular chat application.

Where and How?

The breach occurred through the exploitation of vulnerabilities in chat applications on Telegram. The “@Deathmatix 18 March logs” database, containing 1.18GB of sensitive email information, was compromised by the hacker group #mooncloud. The attackers managed to infiltrate the database, exfiltrating the data and making it accessible on the dark web. This incident underscores the critical need for robust security measures and constant vigilance in the handling of sensitive information, particularly on widely-used communication platforms like Telegram.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

The combolist domains have no known history of security breaches prior to this incident. This breach, detected by InsecureWeb, is the first significant security violation involving the combolist domain. The absence of a prior breach history highlights the unpredictable and evolving nature of cyber threats, emphasizing the importance of continuous improvement in cybersecurity practices to protect sensitive data against unauthorized access and breaches.

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.