Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Hackers Claiming Shell Data Breach On Popular Hacking Forum

In a shocking revelation, a threat actor has allegedly leaked sensitive data belonging to Shell, one of the world’s leading energy companies.

According to a tweet from Data Web Informer, the May 2024 data was posted on a popular hacking forum, raising significant concerns about cybersecurity and data privacy.

Compromised Data

The leaked information reportedly includes a wide range of personal and sensitive data.

All-in-One Cybersecurity Platform for MSPs to provide full breach protection with a single tool, Watch a Full Demo 

The compromised data encompasses the following: Shopper Code, First Name, Last Name, Status, Shopper Email, Contact Mobile, Postcode, Nectar, Suburb, State, Site Address, Suburb 1, Country, Site Name, Last Login, Pay, and Association Number.

The breach has potentially severe implications for both Shell and its customers.

Exposure to such detailed personal information could lead to identity theft, financial fraud, and other malicious activities.

Customers are advised to monitor their accounts closely and immediately report suspicious activity.

Shell’s Response

As of now, Shell has not released an official statement regarding the breach.

However, the company is expected to initiate an internal investigation and collaborate with cybersecurity experts to assess the extent of the breach and mitigate any potential damage.

The cybersecurity community has been abuzz with discussions about the breach.

Experts emphasize the importance of robust security measures and regular audits to prevent such incidents.

The breach also highlights the growing threat of cyberattacks and the need for companies to stay vigilant.

This incident is a stark reminder of the vulnerabilities that even significant corporations face in the digital age.

As investigations continue, it is crucial for affected individuals to take proactive steps to protect their personal information and for companies to reinforce their cybersecurity protocols.

Get special offers from ANY.RUN Sandbox. Until May 31, get 6 months of free service or extra licenses. Sign up for free.

Website

Latest articles

Hackers Attacking Windows IIS Server to Upload Web Shells

Windows IIS Servers often host critical web applications and services that provide a gateway...

WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange Released in Stunning Deal with U.S.

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been released from prison after reaching a deal with...

Four Members of FIN9 Hackers Charged for Attacking U.S. Companies

Four Vietnamese nationals have been charged for their involvement in a series of computer...

BREAKING: NHS England’s Synnovis Hit by Massive Cyber Attack

In a shocking development, the NHS has revealed that it was the victim of...

Threat Actor Claiming a 0-day in Linux LPE Via GRUB bootloader

A new threat actor has emerged, claiming a zero-day vulnerability in the Linux GRUB...

LockBit Ransomware Group Claims Hack of US Federal Reserve

The notorious LockBit ransomware group has claimed responsibility for hacking the U.S. Federal Reserve,...

Microsoft Power BI Vulnerability Let Attackers Access Organizations Sensitive Data

A vulnerability in Microsoft Power BI allows unauthorized users to access sensitive data underlying...
Divya
Divya
Divya is a Senior Journalist at GBhackers covering Cyber Attacks, Threats, Breaches, Vulnerabilities and other happenings in the cyber world.

Free Webinar

API Vulnerability Scanning

71% of the internet traffic comes from APIs so APIs have become soft targets for hackers.Securing APIs is a simple workflow provided you find API specific vulnerabilities and protect them.In the upcoming webinar, join Vivek Gopalan, VP of Products at Indusface as he takes you through the fundamentals of API vulnerability scanning..
Key takeaways include:

  • Scan API endpoints for OWASP API Top 10 vulnerabilities
  • Perform API penetration testing for business logic vulnerabilities
  • Prioritize the most critical vulnerabilities with AcuRisQ
  • Workflow automation for this entire process

Related Articles