Category: Data Breach News

Data Breach Summary

In a recent discovery made by InsecureWeb, a leading cybersecurity company specializing in scanning the dark web for leaked security holes, a significant security breach involving Albanian phone numbers has been detected. The breach, attributed to the notorious hacker #Ninja Defender, took place on November 26, 2023. InsecureWeb promptly detected the breach, ensuring immediate action to mitigate the potential damage.

The compromised database contained a substantial amount of sensitive information, totaling 381MB. The leaked data includes personal details such as names, surnames, national codes, and phone numbers of individuals. This breach poses a severe threat to the privacy and security of affected Albanians.

Where and How?

The security breach occurred within the popular messaging platform, Telegram. The hacker, #Ninja Defender, posted the stolen Albanian phone numbers on the Telegram channel “@Lastestdatabreach.” This publicly accessible channel has gained notoriety for sharing leaked databases, making it a significant hub for cybercriminal activities.

The stolen information enables malicious actors to potentially engage in various nefarious activities, such as identity theft, fraud, and targeted phishing attacks. The victims of this breach now face an increased risk of falling victim to such cybercrimes.

A Screenshot of the data can be found below:

Company Data Breach History

While InsecureWeb’s expertise lies in detecting and addressing security breaches, the company is not directly involved in the victim’s history of security incidents. As such, no known history of security violations for the victim, Albanian Phone Numbers, is available. This breach serves as a wake-up call for the victim organization to reinforce their security measures and prevent future incidents.

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.