Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

Discovered on 01-09-2023 by InsecureWeb, the breach at Proxy-Store.com, orchestrated by Ninja Defender, resulted in the pilfering of a seemingly nominal dataset of 62 Bytes. The compromised information primarily included email addresses.

Where and How?

The security breach infiltrated the confines of chat applications, specifically within the interface of Telegram.org. Despite the relatively small amount of data absconded, the theft of email information poses serious risks. These pilfered email addresses could become instrumental in executing potential phishing attacks and unauthorized communications.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Proxy-Store.com has no recorded history of prior security violations or breaches. This recent incident, albeit involving a small data breach, emphasizes the importance of fortifying cybersecurity measures. It serves as a stark reminder of the constant need for vigilance against evolving cyber threats in the digital landscape.

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.