Anonymous leaks more EPIK host data; ‘larger than previous leak’

The latest , according to involves bootable disk images, tokens, over 500,000 private keys, etc. – All in plain-text format.

Hacktivist group Anonymous has published the second part of data stolen from controversial pro-right-wing web hosting platform Epik. As previously reported by Hackread.com, the previous leak comprised 180GB of the company’s data, and the current one is even bigger.

The leak results from Anonymous’ displeasure over Epik’s preference to associate itself with right-wing websites, which the group regarded as extremists.

About the Hack

Web hosting company Epik was targeted by hacktivist collective Anonymous in two major attacks called- Operation EPIK FAIL and EPIK FAIL the b sides. The company was targeted because it hosted the far-right social media profiles of Donald Trump, Gab, and Parler.

SEE: Anonymous hacks Texas Republican Party website against abortion law

Hackread.com can confirm that the data is now being leaked in parts by hackers. So far, Anonymous has exposed names, passwords, email IDs, physical addresses, and other personal details of over 18 million people.

Over 300 GB of Epik Data Leaked

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