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The Week in Dark Web – 9 July 2021 – Access and Database

The Week in Dark Web – 9 July 2021 – Access and Database

July 9, 2021
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This week’s edition covers the latest dark web news from the past week. admin access sale, company database theft, and stealing personal data are on the rise and took their place on the headlines this week. Click here to read the last week’s edition. Here are the details of the major events that took place on the deep web this week:

Unauthorized Network Access for a Maritime Company from Singapore on Sale

On July 9, 2021, on a dark web forum monitored by SOCRadar, a vendor put unauthorized network access for sale allegedly belonging to a maritime company from Singapore. According to the vendor’s claim, the victim company is engaged in the maritime and shipbuilding industry and has over 5000 employees. The vendor also stated that the victim organization has a revenue of $125 million.

On July 7, 2021, on a dark web forum monitored by SOCRadar, a dark web vendor offered to sell a database containing personally identifiable information belonging to customers of a human capital platform. Jakarta based victim organization is a digital platform connecting the grey-blue collar candidate with jobs. It is not clear how the vendor obtained the database and which size the database was. However, according to the vendor’s claim, the database comprised personally identifiable information belonging to clients of the platform.

An Unauthorized Access for A University from Thailand On Sale

On July 7, 2021, on a dark web forum monitored by SOCRadar, a vendor attempted to sell unauthorized network access for allegedly a university from Thailand. The vendor claimed the victim university has 2000-5000 students and 350 instructors. According to the dark web post, the vendor accessed 9 servers of the university. 3 of these servers were accessed with RDP and there was access to databases, web servers and file transfer protocol servers at the admin level.


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