Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

PUBx, a domain known for its online presence, was targeted in a severe security breach on February 26, 2024, orchestrated by the notorious cyber threat actor #mooncloud. InsecureWeb detected the breach promptly upon its occurrence. The breach resulted in the unauthorized access and exfiltration of a significant database containing sensitive information. Approximately 1.21GB of data, primarily consisting of emails, was compromised during this cyber attack.

Where and How?

The security breach occurred within chat applications hosted on, where vulnerabilities were exploited by #mooncloud to gain illicit access to PUBx’s database. The compromised information, including emails, poses a grave risk to user privacy and data security. This incident underscores the critical importance of implementing robust cybersecurity measures to prevent unauthorized access and safeguard sensitive data from malicious exploitation.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Prior to this incident, PUBx had no known history of security breaches. However, this breach highlights the ever-present danger posed by cybercriminals and emphasizes the urgent need for organizations to prioritize cybersecurity measures. Enhancing security protocols and conducting regular assessments can help mitigate potential risks and fortify defenses against future cyber threats.

Further Action:

InsecureWeb encourages the breach victim to investigate the source of the breach, implement stronger security measures, and communicate transparently with its users about the incident and the measures taken to mitigate the risks.

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.