Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a shocking turn of events, the government entity aduanera in Guatemala, cnee.gob.gt, has fallen victim to a major security breach. The breach, detected on 11-2023 by our vigilant cybersecurity team at InsecureWeb, has exposed 1.09GB of sensitive information. The hacker responsible for this breach, known as AlMusafir, infiltrated the dark web forum Omniforums.com, where the compromised data was found.

Where and How?

This breach is a cause for concern as it involves the leakage of a significant amount of data. The stolen information, totaling 1.09GB, includes a wide range of sensitive data related to cnee.gob.gt. The compromised data consists of personal and confidential information, potentially exposing individuals to identity theft, financial fraud, and other malicious activities.

The breach was discovered within the dark web forum Omniforums.com, a notorious hub for cybercriminal activities. Our expert team at InsecureWeb promptly detected the breach, ensuring that the compromised data did not fall into the wrong hands. The breach was identified on 11-2023, but it is crucial to note that the actual occurrence of the breach predates this date.

The victim, cnee.gob.gt, is an important entity responsible for customs in Guatemala. This domain plays a critical role in managing and regulating import and export activities, making it a valuable target for hackers seeking to exploit sensitive information.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Upon thorough research, we have found no known history of security violations or breaches involving cnee.gob.gt. This recent breach appears to be an isolated incident, highlighting the importance of robust security measures to prevent future incidents.

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.