Data Breach Summary
In a shocking turn of events, viadeo.journaldunet.com, a prominent professional social networking platform, fell victim to a security breach. On December 2023, a database containing sensitive information from viadeo.journaldunet.com was discovered to have been leaked. The breach was detected by our team at InsecureWeb on 16-12-2023. The hacker behind this breach, known as @NinjaDefender, successfully infiltrated the platform, compromising the security of its users.
Where and How?
The security breach occurred on viadeo.journaldunet.com, a popular platform that allows users to connect with business professionals. The hacker, @NinjaDefender, managed to gain unauthorized access to the platform’s database, resulting in the theft of approximately 141 bytes of sensitive information. The compromised information primarily included emails of viadeo.journaldunet.com users. This breach was discovered in chat apps, specifically on telegram.org.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
As of now, there is no known history of security violations or breaches involving viadeo.journaldunet.com. This incident marks the first major breach for the platform, exposing the vulnerability of its security measures.
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.