Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

InsecureWeb has identified a major data breach involving the STARLINK[CLOUD] database. Discovered on March 26, 2024, this breach was orchestrated by the hacker known as #mooncloud. The compromised database, found on the dark web, contains 3.41GB of sensitive information, primarily emails. The breach was detected in chat apps on telegram.org by our vigilant team at InsecureWeb, marking another significant discovery in our ongoing efforts to secure digital information.

Where and How?

The breach occurred through a data leak in chat apps found on telegram.org. The compromised database, STARLINK[CLOUD], was discovered to contain 3.41GB of sensitive email information. This incident is classified as a combolist data breach, where lists of usernames and passwords are exposed, often aggregated from multiple sources. The hacker behind this breach, identified as #mooncloud, successfully infiltrated the database and leaked the sensitive information. InsecureWeb’s continuous dark web monitoring and scanning efforts led to the prompt detection and reporting of this breach, enabling affected parties to take necessary precautions.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

This is not the first time InsecureWeb has detected a security breach involving the combolist database. Previous breaches have highlighted vulnerabilities in the combolist domain, indicating a recurring issue that needs addressing. However, detailed public records of specific past breaches related to combolist are limited. This recurring problem underscores the critical need for organizations to implement robust security measures and maintain constant vigilance to protect their sensitive information from malicious actors.

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.