Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a recent security breach, a huge amount of data, totaling 22.2 MB, was stolen from MultipleCombolist. The breach, known as 215K freenet.de Combolist, occurred on an unspecified date and was detected by our InsecureWeb team. The breach was found on a Dark Web forum and was reported to have been leaked by an individual known as rana on May 11, 2023.

Where and How?

The security breach took place on a Dark Web forum, known as Database.io. This online platform is known for hosting illegal activities, including sharing and selling stolen data. As a result of this breach, a significant amount of confidential information was compromised. The stolen data includes emails and passwords, posing a serious threat to the privacy and security of affected individuals.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

Unfortunately, MultipleCombolist has a history of security breaches, particularly related to merged list data. Combolist violations have become increasingly frequent and their dangers should not be underestimated. These breaches expose personal information, such as email addresses and passwords, making people vulnerable to various forms of cybercrime, including identity theft, phishing attacks, and unauthorized access to online accounts. It is essential that people be alert and take the necessary precautions to protect their personal information. Regularly updating passwords, enabling two-factor authentication, and being wary of suspicious emails or messages can help mitigate the risks associated with such security breaches.

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.