Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

A recent security breach at Hosting.com.tr, a leading web hosting service provider in Turkey, has raised concerns about the safety of sensitive information. The breach, detected on December 2023 by our vigilant team at InsecureWeb, revealed that a database containing vital data was compromised. The breach was attributed to the notorious hacker group @NinjaDefender. A total of 865 bytes of information, including emails, were stolen during the attack.

Where and How?

The security breach at Hosting.com.tr was discovered within chat apps, particularly on the popular messaging platform Telegram. It is believed that the attacker gained unauthorized access to the service provider’s system, compromising a database containing crucial user information. The stolen data, amounting to 865 bytes, included sensitive emails. The breach was detected on December 2023 by our advanced monitoring systems at InsecureWeb, which continuously scan the dark web for signs of leaked security holes.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Hosting.com.tr has experienced previous security breaches, as documented by various sources. However, it is important to note that the specific history of security violations for the victim is currently limited or undisclosed. While this breach raises concerns about the overall security of the company’s systems, it is crucial to acknowledge that this incident is an isolated event without a known pattern of security breaches

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.