The popular video conferencing application Zoom has Privacy and security issues In recent months. Its CEO Eric Yuan must suspend the development of new features of the app to ensure Solve privacy issues. just now, Beep beep computer (Via Mashable) Reported information about the sale of more than 500,000 Zoom account credentials found on Dark Web and the Hacking Forum. According to reports, account credentials have been obtained by hackers through credential filling. This type of cybersecurity attack usually consists of hackers obtaining credentials (such as email addresses and passwords) and using them with other accounts in an attempt to gain unauthorized access to the platform.
According to reports, some of the stolen credentials are old and no longer used, but unfortunately some are valid. Cyber Security Intelligence Company Cyble Inform BleepingComputer that they have begun to notice that the Zoom account will be sold around April 1. Unfortunately, the available information also includes the personal meeting URL, host key, email, and password.
Account information for sale on Dark Web
Often, it is those who use the same password on different platforms who are vulnerable to credential-filling users. In addition, the stolen credentials may not come directly from the security breach of Zoom, but are more likely to be collected in advance from the database of stolen user account information and then tested against the Zoom account.
According to reports, cybersecurity company Cyble was able to purchase 530,000 credentials for $ 0.0020 per account to warn those users that their credentials are available on Dark Web. If the affected user has also been used on other platforms, you can change their password and make sure to change it to another location.