Data Breach Summary
A shocking security breach has been detected on the popular commercial website Flytap.com, operated by TAP Air Portugal. The breach, named “Flytap 08-2022 leaked by frog 26-11-2023,” was discovered on the dark web forum leakbase.io. This breach exposed a massive amount of sensitive information, totaling 1.04GB. The compromised data primarily consists of emails belonging to Flytap.com users.
Where and How?
The security breach on Flytap.com occurred without the knowledge of the airline or its users. By infiltrating the dark web, our team at InsecureWeb stumbled upon this alarming breach. The hacker, known as “frog,” successfully gained unauthorized access to a substantial amount of user information, including emails. It is crucial to note that the breach was not detected on the date it occurred but rather on November 26, 2023.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
Flytap.com has unfortunately fallen victim to this significant breach, but there is no known history of security violations associated with the company. This recent incident marks the first major data breach for Flytap.com, highlighting the importance of proactive security measures in today’s digital landscape.
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.