hacker selling user data

Hacker selling 126 million US mobile users’ data

Hundreds of millions of mobile users in the database of the United States (US) sold freely on the website Dark Web. Worse, the database is stolen by the same vendor who stole billions of internet users in China account.

Databases are sold containing the personal information of 126 million Americans who are subscribers United States Cellular Corporation (U.S Cellular),

U.S Cellular itself a telecommunications network operator with the fifth largest in the United States which has 4.9 million users spread across 426 territories in 23 US states.

The database itself contains personal information, such as full name, address, telephone number of 126 761 168 subscribers. Meanwhile, the price set for the database it is Bitcoin 0.5497 (equivalent to US $ 500).

In other words, anyone who has access to this database can scan and check the phone number of the millions of US citizens. Party Hack Read yourself trying to confirm to the management U.S Cellular that attempts to break access. However, the company has not responded

This is not the first time the US public personal data is sold on the internet. Last year. DataDirect sell unscrupulous hacker full access to the voter registration database (voter) US to the free market.