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vpnMentor’s research team, led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, recently exposed a massive criminal operation that has been defrauding Groupon and other major online ticket vendors at least since 2016. As part of a larger web mapping research project, we discovered a cache of 17 million emails on an unsecured database. Our initial research sugges...
Report: Massive Fraud Network Uncovered, Targeting Groupon & Online Ticket Vendors
Led by Noam Rotem and Ran Locar, vpnMentor’s research team has found a data breach in the email platform used by a South Korean company, DKLOK. DKLOK is an industrial pipe, valve, and fittings manufacturer with clients located across the globe. The vulnerability found in the database of their email platform gave our team access to their inter...
Report: Data Breach Reveals Private Emails of International Manufacturing Firm
vpnMentor's research team has discovered a data breach related to Aliznet, a French consulting company in the retail sector. The company provides consulting services to large companies around the world. Past clients of Aliznet include IBM, Salesforce, Sephora, Louboutin, Inwi, and Yves Rocher. The most sensitive leaked data involves custom...
Report: Aliznet Data Breach Exposes Data for Millions of Canadian Customers
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 of which...
Report: Data Breach in Adult Site Compromises Privacy of All Users
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...
Report: Data Breach in Biometric Security Platform Affecting Millions of Users
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 an...
Report: Data Leaked from 2 Indian Financial Service Sites
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 ...
Report: YouHodler Breach Exposes Data for Thousands of Cryptocurrency Users
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 incl...
Report: Fieldwork Software Leaks Sensitive Customer Data
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 l...
Report: Orvibo Smart Home Devices Leak Billions of User Records
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 78,0...
Report: Thousands of Pharmaceutical Records Leaked in Possible HIPAA Violation