Data Breach Summary
In a recent security breach, the Italian gambling and lottery company, Lottomatica, fell victim to a cyber attack that resulted in the compromise of sensitive data. On 01-09-2023, our vigilant scanning system, Ninja Defender, detected the breach on the popular chat app, Telegram.org. The breach involved the leakage of approximately 3.05KB of data from Lottomatica’s domain, lottomatica.it.
Where and How?
The breach occurred on the chat app platform, Telegram.org, where a hacker known as Ninja Defender targeted lottomatica.it. The compromised information primarily involved emails, posing a significant risk to the privacy and security of Lottomatica’s customers and business partners. The stolen data, amounting to 3.05KB, could potentially be misused for various fraudulent activities or targeted phishing campaigns.
Lottomatica, renowned for its gambling and lottery services in Italy, has now faced a breach that targeted its communication channels. This breach highlights the importance of robust security measures to safeguard companies against cyber threats, especially on platforms such as chat apps, which are prone to vulnerabilities.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
To date, there is no known history of security breaches for Lottomatica. However, this recent incident emphasizes that even organizations with a clean track record must remain vigilant in the face of evolving cyber threats. It serves as a reminder for companies to proactively assess their security infrastructure and implement stringent measures to protect their digital assets and customer information.
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.