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.

Date

Aug 28 2021

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