Misconfigured Database Leaks Info on 150K E-commerce Buyers

Misconfigured Database Leaks Info on 150K E-commerce Buyers Security researchers have found a misconfigured cloud-hosted database leaking over 300,000 records, including sensitive personal information on e-commerce buyers. A team at Safety…

Malicious Actors Were Able to Compromise Exposed Services in 24 Hours

Harmful actors are continually scouring the Internet for vulnerable services that may be used to gain access to internal networks or carry out other malicious acts. Researchers sometimes develop publicly…

Stripchat database mess up exposes 200M adult cam models, users’ data

The database was left exposed on an Elasticsearch Cluster without any password or security authentication. StripChat is one of the top five adult cam sites on the internet. Earlier this…

200M Adult Cam Model, User Records Exposed in Stripchat Breach

The leak included model information, chat messages and payment details. A database containing the highly sensitive information on both users and models on the popular adult cam site StripChat were…

Data analytics firm exposed 2m Instagram and TikTok users’ data

The victims of this “data leak” also include celebrities like Alicia Keys, Loren Gray, Kylie Jenner, Ariana Grande, and Kim Kardashian. The cybersecurity team at Safety Detectives, led by Anurag…

Data Scrapers Expose 2.6 Million Instagram and TikTok Users

Data Scrapers Expose 2.6 Million Instagram and TikTok Users Security researchers have discovered over two million social media user profiles scraped from the internet after they were unwittingly exposed online…

VPN Exposes Data for 1M Users, Leading to Researcher Questioning

Experts warn that virtual private networks are increasingly vulnerable to leaks and attack. Free virtual private network (VPN) service Quickfox, which provides access to Chinese websites from outside the country,…

Chinese VPN app Quickfox caught exposing 1 million users’ data

The Quickfox VPN is mainly used by Chinese citizens living abroad who need to access Chinese websites as most of these sites are geo-restricted. Wizcase’s team of ethical researchers, led…

VPN Provider's Misconfiguration Exposes One Million Users

VPN Provider's Misconfiguration Exposes One Million Users At least one million users of a Chinese-run VPN service have had their personally identifiable information (PII) exposed due to a misconfigured Elasticsearch…

Brazilian marketplace integrator Hariexpress exposed 1.75 billion records

At the time of publishing this article, the data was still exposed and growing as there has been no response from Hariexpress. The Brazilian E-commerce Marketplace Integrator platform Hariexpress (Hariexpress.com.br)…