Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

On December 2023, our team at InsecureWeb detected a security breach at the domain Hostkoss.com. The breach, known as “Hostkoss 12-2023,” was carried out by the hacker @NinjaDefender on 16-12-2023. We discovered this breach during our routine scanning of the dark web for leaked security holes.

Where and How?

The breach at Hostkoss.com involved the compromise of a database containing sensitive information. The exact details of the services offered by the victim domain are not available to us at this time. For a more comprehensive understanding of the breach, we encourage readers to visit the Hostkoss.com website.

The stolen data, amounting to 61 bytes, primarily consisted of emails. This indicates that personal information and communication records of Hostkoss.com users were at risk. The breach specifically targeted chat apps, with a notable presence on telegram.org.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

As of our research, there is no known history of security violations or breaches at Hostkoss.com. This breach appears to be an isolated incident. However, it is crucial for the company and its users to take immediate action to address the current breach and prevent future vulnerabilities.

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.