Onliner Spambot – Aug 28, 2017
On Aug 28, 2017 attack happened.A spambot by the name of Onliner Spambot was identified by security researcher Benkow moʞuƎq. The malicious software contained a server based component located on an IP address in the Netherlands which exposed a large number of files containing personal information. In total, there were 711 million unique email addresses, many of which were also accompanied by corresponding passwords. A full write up on what data was found is in the blog post titled Inside the Massive 711 Million Record Onliner Spambot Dump. On Aug 29, 2017 only breach discovered.