Data Breach Summary
In a recent security breach detected by InsecureWeb, a vast amount of sensitive data from the Mexico City Citizen Database was compromised. The breach, which occurred on November 2023, was discovered and reported by our team of experts. The hacker responsible for this breach, known as “frog,” leaked the stolen information on the dark web forum leakbase.io. This breach highlights the severity of combolist breaches, posing significant risks to individuals’ personal information.
Where and How?
The security breach in question took place on the dark web forum, database.io. It involved a massive database containing vital information of Mexico City citizens, including Electors ID, full names, dates of birth, and complete addresses. The compromised data amounted to a staggering 1.35GB of personal information. The breach exposed vulnerable individuals to potential identity theft, fraud, and other malicious activities.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
The Mexico City Citizen Database has unfortunately fallen victim to several security breaches in the past. While this breach remains the most recent, it is essential to acknowledge the frequency and dangers associated with combolist breaches. As a public service, it is crucial for organizations and individuals to remain vigilant and take proactive measures to protect their personal 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.