Data Breach Summary
In a recent security breach detection, InsecureWeb, a cybersecurity company found out that the online platform Riedis.lt suffered a major data breach. The breach resulted in the compromising of users’ confidential information, including their personal details and trading data. The breach was detected on the dark web forum Nulled, where the hacker, zxcv16, posted the stolen data on May 9th, 2023. The breach amounted to 34 MB of stolen data, which makes it one of the largest breaches in recent history.
Where and How?
The security breach occurred on the online platform Riedis.lt, a marketplace that allowed users to buy and sell cryptocurrencies and other digital assets. The breach was discovered on the dark web forum Nulled, where the hacker posted the stolen data. It’s unclear how the hacker was able to gain access to the platform’s database, but it’s believed that weak security protocols and outdated software may have played a role.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
Riedis.lt has no previous history of data breaches, but this recent incident has put the company’s reputation at risk. The breach has exposed the sensitive information of thousands of users, including their personal and financial data. The company has issued a statement apologizing for the breach and has promised to take steps to prevent such incidents from happening in the future. The affected users have been advised to change their passwords and monitor their accounts for any suspicious activity. This site 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.
The Riedis.lt data breach highlights the need for companies to prioritize cybersecurity measures to protect their customers’ data. Companies should implement strict security protocols, regularly update their software, and conduct regular security audits to identify vulnerabilities. InsecureWeb encourages all companies to take this issue seriously and prioritize cybersecurity to prevent such incidents from happening 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.