Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

On September 1st, 2023, InsecureWeb’s advanced scanning system, Ninja Defender, detected a security breach targeting Ongame Network, an online gambling company that provides online poker solutions. The breach, named “ongame 09-2023 leaked by Ninja Defender 01-09-2023,” revealed that a hacker had gained unauthorized access to Ongame.com’s data. The breach was swiftly detected by InsecureWeb’s vigilant monitoring team, ensuring minimal damage to Ongame Network and its customers.

Where and How?

The security breach occurred within Ongame.com’s chat apps, specifically in the widely-used messaging platform Telegram.org. The hacker exploited vulnerabilities in the chat app’s infrastructure to gain access to Ongame.com’s internal systems, compromising sensitive customer data. Approximately 2.38KB of information, including customer emails, was stolen during the breach.

Ongame Network, as a leading provider of online gambling services, handles a significant amount of customer data. The stolen emails pose a serious risk to the affected individuals, as they can be exploited for various malicious activities such as phishing attempts, identity theft, and spamming.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Ongame Network has maintained a commendable track record in terms of security breaches prior to this incident. There is no known history of security breaches affecting the company or its customers. This breach serves as a wake-up call for Ongame Network to enhance their security measures and reinforce their commitment to safeguarding customer data.

As a result of this breach, Ongame Network has taken immediate action to rectify the vulnerabilities in their chat app infrastructure, with the assistance of InsecureWeb’s cybersecurity experts. They have also notified affected customers regarding the breach, advising them to be cautious of any suspicious emails or communications.

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.