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Email Marketing Company Mailfire Exposes PII of Dating Site Users

An anonymous ethical hacker found an unsecured Elasticsearch server exposing private data of hundreds of thousands of users of over 70 adult dating and...

Digital Point’s Unsecured Database Exposed Records of Over 800,000 Users

An unprotected database belonging to a webmaster forum, Digital Point, exposed more than 800,000 users’ records. Security firm WebsitePlanet and security researcher Jeremiah Fowler...

Massive Data Breach! View Media’s Unsecured Database Exposes 38 Mn User...

Online marketing company View Media’s unsecured database, which held 38 million U.S. users’ data, was recently exposed online. According to researchers from CyberNews, the...

Data Scraped from Instagram, TikTok and YouTube Exposes 235 Mn Social...

Security researchers discovered a misconfigured database exposing over 235 million social media profiles online. According to the security researcher Bob Diachenko, who leads cybersecurity...

Unsecured Database Exposes 5.5 Mn Records of Multiple Organizations

Inadvertent database exposure continues to be a major risk for organizations. Security professionals are concerned about their database security as employees are now working...

E-Learning Platforms Continue to Suffer Data Breaches; 1 Mn Records Exposed

Security researchers from WizCase discovered unprotected databases belonging to multiple e-learning platforms that were exposed online without password protection. The unencrypted databases leaked personally...

Data Breach Affects Millions of Dating App User Records

Security researchers from cybersecurity firm Wizcase discovered misconfigured databases leaking millions of records belonging to five dating service providers in the U.S. and East...

Hacker Infiltrates 22,900 Unsecured MongoDB Databases to Demand Ransom

An unknown hacker took control of over 22,900 unsecured MongoDB databases that were left online without password protection, a number that accounts for roughly47%...

3 Hacking Forums Hacked! Database Leaked Online

This might be a case of tasting one’s own medicine. Hackers turned against their own when they leaked databases from hacking forums. Researchers from...

Maropost’s Leaky Database on Google Cloud Server Exposes 95 Million Email...

Whether it’s accidental or an intentional attack by hackers, database leaks are the worst scenarios for any organization. Apart from lawsuits, data breach incidents...

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