Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a recent security breach discovered by InsecureWeb, renowned cybersecurity company Emsisoft fell victim to a breach that exposed 2.39KB of sensitive information. The breach, named “emsisoft.com emsisoft 12-2023 leaked by #NinjaDefender 15-12-2023,” was detected on the 15th of December 2023 by our expert team at InsecureWeb. This breach highlights the vulnerability of even the most security-conscious organizations.

Where and How?

The security breach at emsisoft.com occurred due to a flaw found in telegram.org, a popular messaging platform. The hacker group known as #NinjaDefender exploited this vulnerability, gaining unauthorized access to emsisoft.com’s system. As a result, a total of 2.39KB of data, including emails, was compromised. This breach serves as a reminder of the importance of robust security measures and constant monitoring to protect against evolving cyber threats.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Emsisoft, a leading security company offering antivirus and antimalware solutions, has unfortunately experienced previous security breaches in the past. InsecureWeb has previously detected breaches on emsisoft.com, indicating a recurring vulnerability within their systems. While the specifics of previous breaches have been redacted for security reasons, it is evident that Emsisoft has faced challenges in safeguarding their sensitive data. This latest breach further emphasizes the need for continuous improvement in their security infrastructure.

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.