Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In March 2024, InsecureWeb detected a significant data breach involving the database “STARLINK[CLOUD]2303” of type combolist. The breach, carried out by the hacker group #mooncloud, was detected on March 23, 2024. This breach led to the exposure of 3.45GB of sensitive information, primarily emails, which was found on Telegram, a popular chat application.

Where and How?

The breach occurred through the exploitation of vulnerabilities in chat applications on Telegram. The database “STARLINK[CLOUD]2303” containing 3.45GB of sensitive email information was compromised. The attackers, identified as the hacker group #mooncloud, infiltrated the database, extracting and exposing the data on the dark web. This incident highlights the critical need for robust security measures and continuous monitoring of communication platforms like Telegram to protect sensitive information from unauthorized access.

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 before this incident. This breach, identified by InsecureWeb, marks the first significant security violation involving the combolist domain. The absence of previous breach history emphasizes the unpredictable and evolving nature of cyber threats, underscoring the importance of constant vigilance and improvement in cybersecurity practices to safeguard sensitive data.

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.