Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a shocking development, zeeroq.com, a popular online platform, has fallen victim to a massive security breach. The breach, which was detected on January 2023, exposed sensitive user information including emails and passwords. The breach was discovered by our team at InsecureWeb, a leading cybersecurity company specializing in scanning the dark web for leaked security holes. The hacker behind this breach, known as Chucky, published the stolen data on the dark web site leakbase.io. The amount of information stolen amounted to a staggering 8.71GB.

Where and How?

The security breach occurred on the dark web forum, where cybercriminals frequently gather to exchange illegal information. The stolen GTAV source code, which serves as the foundation of the game’s software, was made vulnerable by an unknown exploit. It is worth noting that this breach was not limited to the game’s source code, but also compromised confidential emails. The exact method employed by “frog” to gain unauthorized access remains undisclosed.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

As of our knowledge and research, there is no known history of security violations involving the victim domain, GTAV Source Code. This recent incident appears to be the first recorded breach of its kind. InsecureWeb’s rapid detection and response to this breach exemplify our commitment to safeguarding against such threats and ensuring the security of our clients’ valuable data.

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.