Led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, vpnMentor’s research team discovered a data breach in adult site Luscious. Luscious is a niche pornographic image site focused primarily on animated, user-uploaded content. Based on the research carried out by our team, the site has over 1 million registered users. Each user has a profile, the details...
Led by internet privacy researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, vpnMentor’s team recently discovered a huge data breach in security platform BioStar 2.   BioStar 2 is a web-based biometric security smart lock platform. A centralized application, it allows admins to control access to secure areas of facilities, manage user permissions, integrate with 3rd party security...
Led by established researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, vpnMentor’s research team recently found breaches in the databases of Credit Fair and Chqbook, two Indian personal credit and loan related services. Credit Fair offers customers access to small personal loans. On Chqbook, customers can compare personal finance products, such as loans and credit cards, based...
vpnMentor‘s research team found a data breach from YouHodler, a cryptocurrency lending platform. Led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, our research team discovered a database leak in YouHodler’s system. The platform makes it easy for users to request crypto-loans or to convert their crypto-holdings to fiat currencies. The breach exposed a huge amount of...
vpnMentor‘s research team found a leak in the Fieldwork software database. Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, the heads of our cybersecurity research team, found a leaking database belonging to Fieldwork. Fieldwork offers small business software to manage their operations efficiently. We found a large amount of exposed data in the breach. This included customer names,...
vpnMentor‘s research team found a leak in Orvibo’s user database. Our expert cybersecurity research team, led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, discovered an open database linked to Orvibo Smart Home products. The database includes over 2 billion logs that record everything from usernames, email addresses, and passwords, to precise locations. As long as the...
vpnMentor‘s research team has discovered a leak in a database regarding the prescription medication Vascepa. The research team, led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar found several sets of unsecured and unencrypted data regarding Vascepa. Vascepa, a prescription supplement that helps lower triglycerides. The drug appears to be used by more than 78,000 patients. The...
vpnMentor‘s research team has found a breach in the xSocialMedia database. Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, our leading cybersecurity researchers, discovered vulnerabilities in multiple databases operated by xSocialMedia. Nearly 150,00 personal records were exposed, but that’s not all they found. This included deeply personal medical testimonies, identifying information, and contact information for users. Additionally, we...
The research team at vpnMentor discovered a major data leak at the Tech Data Corporation (NASDAQ: TECD), a Fortune 500 company providing tech products, services, and solutions globally. vpnMentor’s researchers, led by security researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, identified the consequential data breach that exposes access to 264GB of Tech Data’s client servers, invoices, SAP...
vpnMentor’s research team recently discovered a data leak of dating app JCrush’s database. Security researchers Noam Rotem and Ran Locar – key members of vpnMentor’s research team – discovered the breach, which exposed up to 200,000 users’ PII, preferences, and (sometimes explicit) private conversations within the JCrush app. JCrush is part of the Crush Mobile...