On November 16, an actor posted an ad on a well-known hacking community forum, claiming they were selling a 2022 database of 487 million WhatsApp user mobile numbers.
The dataset allegedly contains WhatsApp user data from 84 countries. Threat actor claims there are over 32 million US user records included.
Upon request, the seller of WhatsApp's database shared a sample of data with Cybernews researchers. There were 1097 UK and 817 US user numbers in the shared sample.
Cybernews investigated all the numbers included in the sample and managed to confirm that all of them are, in fact, WhatsApp users.
Így vígyáztak™ rá multiék.
A teljes cikk: https://cybernews.com/news/whatsapp-data-leak/ (377 ezer magyar fiók érintett)
Mert még mindig a cloud és a centralizált adattárolás a jövő™.