Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In March 2023, InsecureWeb detected a data breach affecting Multi-cheats.com, a website that provides cheats for various video games. The breach was posted by Pavlov, a notorious dark web hacker, on HydraMarket on March 24, 2023. The breach involved the theft of a SQL dump, which contained sensitive information such as email addresses, usernames, and hashed passwords. The breach compromised 91.3 MB of data, posing a significant threat to the privacy and security of the affected users.

Where and How?

The breach was posted on HydraMarket, a dark web forum where hackers trade stolen information. The SQL dump contained sensitive information that could be used to access users’ accounts or steal their identities.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

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Company Data Breach History

This is not the first time that Multi-cheats.com has suffered a data breach. The company has had its user data compromised in the past and has not implemented sufficient security measures to protect its users’ data. This sites is working with cybersecurity experts to further investigate the incident and is taking steps to strengthen its security measures in order to prevent similar breaches from occurring in the future.

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. InsecureWeb notifies users and enterprises when their data has been found online and helps them mitigate the impact.