Friday, July 23, 2021

Hacker leaks the user Information of event management app Peatix

Must Read

An error of coding results attacker will delete a live video of Facebook

Facebook has solved the problem of Programming errors on live video services that allow attackers to successfully remove video...

Botnets have been Silently mass-scanning the Web for unsecured ENV Documents

Threat Actors are searching for API tokens, passwords, and database logins generally stored in ENV documents. Drawing little focus on...

Kawasaki Heavy Industries reports data breach

Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. announced that it was subject to unauthorized access from outside the company. As a result...

Over 4.2 million consumer accounts are made available for downloading online earlier this month.

A hacker has leaked that this month that the information of over 4.2 million users enrolled on Peatix, an occasion organizing Company, is currently rated one of the Alexa Top 3,500 very well-known websites online.

The website’s user information was created through advertisements posted through Instagram stories, on Telegram stations, and many different hacking forums.

The majority of the leaked consumer information belonged to individuals with Asian titles, which is in accord with the growth of the Peatix startup, which initially launched in Japan in 2011 and later enlarged to Singapore in 2013, before launching into the US and other areas of the planet.

ZDNet informed Peatix of a potential violation earlier this month, but we never heard back from the business. However, Peatix went to people and confessed its violation this week using a message posted on its site.

The business said it’s investigated the accounts, identified the purpose of the entrance, and obstructed the intrusion out of re-accessing its systems.

Peatix reassured users that no financial data was included as most payments were managed through third party programs, and nothing has been saved within its database.

“Additionally, according to our evaluation thus far, we don’t have any reason to feel any historical data of occasions where users engaged, any information obtained via our poll users or function’ addresses or telephone numbers were obtained,” the firm said.

ZDNet also achieved the hacker who shared Peatix’s info on the web, on among those numerous hacking forums. This person told me that they aren’t the persons who violated the organization but they were just leaking the information to undermine a rival data breach agent.

Peatix is presently telling all influenced users through email and asking them to change account passwords.

Priyanshu Vijayvargiya
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of 'Virtualattacks Inc' Priyanshu Vijayvargiya is a cybersecurity analyst, Information Security professional, developer, and a white hat hacker.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Latest News

OAIC: Uber found to have interfered with the privacy of over 1.2 million Australians

The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has determined that Uber Technologies, Inc. and Uber B.V. have interfered...

Over 80 US Municipalities data are exposed due to Misconfigured Amazon S3

A team of Cybersecurity researchers at Wizcase found major data exposure of Over 80 US Municipalities due to the Misconfigured Amazon S3 Bucket. This happened...

Formbook malware Upgraded as an XLoader malware to Attack macOS Systems

Researchers have spotted an upgraded malware variant of Formbook malware which is now Upgraded as an XLoader malware to Attack macOS Systems. Cybersecurity researchers on...

Millions of HP, Samsung, Xerox Printers are Vulnerable to 16 year old bug

A 16-year-old security vulnerability affects Millions of HP, Samsung, Xerox Printers Driver allows attackers to gain admin rights on systems using the vulnerable driver...

MosaicLoader malware targets cracked software via SEO poisoning

New MosaicLoader malware targets users that are searching to download cracked software. Cybercriminals run ad campaigns in search engine results to boost their malicious...

More Articles Like This