Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

InsecureWeb, a company dedicated to scanning the dark web for security breaches, has detected a data breach at Gripinvest.in, an online platform that allows users to invest in commercial real estate. The breach was discovered on February 9, 2023, and the compromised information included email addresses and passwords.

Where and How?

The breach was posted by @ on the Telegram channel #@Leaked_Breached_Hacked_Database and was found in telegram.org. The amount of information stolen in the breach was 2.96 MB, and the compromised data included login credentials of Gripinvest.in users.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

This is the first known data breach for Gripinvest.in. However, the breach highlights the need for online investment platforms to prioritize security measures to protect the sensitive information of their users. InsecureWeb recommends that all affected users take immediate action to protect their information, including changing passwords and monitoring accounts for suspicious activity.

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. InsecureWeb notifies users and enterprises when their data has been found online and helps them mitigate the impact.