Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

A significant security breach has been detected at StockX.com, the popular online marketplace for fashion and lifestyle products, including sneakers, clothing, and electronics. On December 2023, our team uncovered a database containing sensitive user information that had been leaked. The breach was discovered by @dataleak, a notorious hacker, and was subsequently reported by our expert security analysts. The leaked data, amounting to 1.83GB, included email addresses, usernames, first and last names, hashed passwords, currency preferences, product details, IP addresses, operating system information, URLs, language preferences, country and region details, postal codes, street addresses, cities, and telephone numbers.

Where and How?

The breach took place on StockX.com, compromising the personal information of countless users. The stolen data was published on the popular messaging platform Telegram by the channel @dataleak. This alarming incident has raised concerns about the security measures implemented by StockX.com, as well as the privacy and protection of its users.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

StockX.com has unfortunately experienced a history of security breaches. While exact details regarding previous incidents have been redacted, it is evident that the company has faced challenges in safeguarding user data. Past breaches have likely contributed to the heightened vulnerability of the platform and the increased risk for its users.

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.