Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In March 2024, InsecureWeb detected a significant security breach involving the database “@POWERCLOUDLOGS2303[FREE]” of type combolist domain. The breach, orchestrated by the hacker group #mooncloud, was identified on March 23, 2024. This incident resulted in the exposure of 1.91GB of sensitive information, specifically email addresses, discovered on Telegram, a popular chat application. InsecureWeb’s continuous monitoring of the dark web brought this critical breach to attention.

Where and How?

The breach was detected on Telegram, where cybercriminals exploited vulnerabilities in chat applications to access and leak the “@POWERCLOUDLOGS2303[FREE]” database. The hacker group #mooncloud infiltrated the system, distributing the compromised data amounting to 1.91GB of sensitive emails. This breach underscores the necessity of securing communication platforms and highlights the ongoing threat from cybercriminals. The compromised email addresses are at risk of being utilized for malicious activities such as phishing attacks and identity theft.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

The domains in the combolist have no known history of security breaches prior to this incident. This breach, identified by InsecureWeb, marks the first significant security violation involving the combolist domain. The absence of previous breaches emphasizes the evolving nature of cyber threats and the critical importance of maintaining robust cybersecurity measures. Organizations must remain vigilant and proactive in their security efforts to protect sensitive information from unauthorized access and breaches.

Further Action:

InsecureWeb encourages the breach victim to investigate the source of the breach, implement stronger security measures, and communicate transparently with its users about the incident and the measures taken to mitigate the risks.

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.