Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a recent security breach, a massive amount of personal information from approximately 10 million individuals in Chile has been leaked. The breach, known as “Chile Personal Info 10M,” was detected by our company, InsecureWeb, on the 7th of October 2023. The breach was discovered in a dark web forum called leakbase.io. The hacker responsible for this breach is known as “Frog.” This unauthorized access to sensitive data poses a significant threat to the affected individuals and their privacy.

Where and How?

The leaked database, containing 2.22GB of data, includes personally identifiable information such as identification numbers, names, birthdays, and genders. This valuable information was exposed to the world on the dark web. Frog, the hacker, published the compromised data on leakbase.io, a notorious platform for sharing stolen information.

The exact details regarding how this breach occurred and where the data was obtained from are not provided in the available information. The description suggests that the leaked data consists of personal information from 10 million individuals in Chile. However, without further context, it is challenging to determine the legitimacy or legality of this claim.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

At this time, there is no known history of security breaches involving the victim, Chile Personal Info 10M. Our research and analysis have not uncovered any previous instances of security violations or data leaks associated with this entity. This breach appears to be the first of its kind for Chile Personal Info 10M.

To protect the affected individuals, it is crucial for authorities and organizations to take immediate action to investigate the breach, notify the affected individuals, and implement enhanced security measures to prevent further compromises of personal data.

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.