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)…

Customers On Alert as E-Commerce Player Leaks 1.7+ Billion Records

Customers On Alert as E-Commerce Player Leaks 1.7+ Billion Records A Brazilian e-commerce firm has unwittingly exposed close to 1.8 billion records, including customers’ and sellers’ personal information, after misconfiguring…

The Telegraph newspaper exposed 10TB of subscriber data

The data was exposed due to an unprotected Elasticsearch cluster and remained open to public access without any security authentication. Well-known security researcher Bob Diachenko discovered a ‘Giant’ blunder made…