Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

InsecureWeb has identified a significant data breach involving the BHF FREE database. Detected on March 27, 2024, this breach was perpetrated by the hacker known as #mooncloud. The compromised data, amounting to 1GB, was found on telegram.org, a popular chat app platform. This incident highlights the persistent vulnerabilities within the combolist database, which InsecureWeb continuously monitors to safeguard against such threats.

Where and How?

The breach occurred in chat apps, specifically on telegram.org, where a database containing sensitive information from BHF FREE was exposed. The compromised data includes 1GB of emails, categorizing it as a combolists data breach. These breaches often involve the unauthorized acquisition and distribution of user credentials, posing significant security risks. The hacker #mooncloud managed to infiltrate and leak this data, emphasizing the critical need for robust security measures. InsecureWeb’s diligent monitoring played a crucial role in promptly detecting this breach, enabling affected parties to take necessary actions to protect their information.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

The domains on the combolist have a notable history of security breaches, frequently detected by InsecureWeb. Previous incidents have also involved the leak of substantial amounts of sensitive data, indicating ongoing vulnerabilities within the combined list database. Despite multiple violations, detailed public records about these incidents remain scarce. This recurring issue underscores the importance of implementing strict security protocols and maintaining continuous vigilance to protect sensitive information from cyber threats.

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.