Data Breach Summary
Tekagis.de, a German technology company, has suffered a data breach resulting in the leak of user data. InsecureWeb, a security company dedicated to scanning the dark web for security breaches, discovered the breach on April 14, 2023. The breach was posted by pazzoD on the website Nulled on May 22, 2022.
Where and How?
The compromised information includes user data from the website’s user table, with 898 kb of data stolen. It is unclear how the data was obtained, but it is possible that the hackers used a phishing attack or exploited a vulnerability in Tekagis.de’s security system.
A Screenshot of the data can be found below:
Company Data Breach History
This is the first known data breach for Tekagis.de. The company has not released a statement regarding the breach. This site is working with cybersecurity experts to further investigate the incident and is taking steps to strengthen its security measures in order to prevent similar breaches from occurring in the future.
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. InsecureWeb notifies users and enterprises when their data has been found online and helps them mitigate the impact.