Recently, it was claimed on micro social media website Twitter that the info of hundreds of thousands of customers has been leaked from the web site of BGR India. In the tweet it was claimed that some hackers have leaked info equivalent to customers' names, emails and passwords from our web site. But our inside investigation has revealed that no knowledge has been leaked by any readers or customers of BGR India.
Under this Breach, the group that displays the info breech was the primary to know this knowledge breech
BREAKING: Actor dumps the MySQL database of https://t.co/iFsjvATWZZ (@BGRIndia) an enormous Indian tech information website!
– 2,000,000 month-to-month guests, @BGR 11,650,000 month-to-month guests!
-Hacked attributable to uncovered s3 AWS bucket.
– Usernames, E-mails, Passwords and extra.
– Full SQL backup. pic.twitter.com/MA6lH6JKt6
– Under the Breach (@underthebreach) February 26, 2020
Was given via account. In this tweet, it was mentioned that the hackers had entry to all the SQL backup of the web site, after which the customers' knowledge has been leaked. <! –
It additionally states that this hacking occurred as a result of s3 AWS bucket being open. In this tweet, some photographs have additionally been shared through which it may be proven that hackers have claimed to have leaked info of customers from BGR's a number of SQL database.
Our investigation has revealed that the leaked knowledge doesn’t belong to our readers or customers. Rather it’s the email-id and password of the previous staff of BGR India. All these e mail ids have been in use not directly for a very long time now.
BGR India is India's main know-how information web site accountable web site. Safety and knowledge privateness is most essential for us. We need to guarantee all our readers and customers that our web site is totally safe. In future additionally, we’re dedicated to not utilizing any form of knowledge associated to the readers and customers of BGR India web site in a improper means.