200 Million Chinese CVs Compromised Online
a database comprising of over 200 million Chinese CVs was discovered online in
a compromised position where it was laid bare for the dark web to devour.
Naturally, it spilled explicitly detailed information.
database exposed some really personal data of people.
phone numbers, email addresses, education details and other what-not.
scouring various Chinese job sites.
on the issue that at the outset, the data was thought to be gained from a huge
classified advert site, namely, BJ.58.com.
their relation with this accident.
found nothing questionable, hence reassuring that they had no role to play in
the data leakage.
“Scraper” is to blame.
floated among people, and soon after that, it was removed from Amazon cloud
where it had been stored.
deleted it had previously been copied around 12 times.
been cyber-affected, and this data loss is the latest of all.
travelers personal data, the early days of January were quite bad for the
busy investigating a data breach of hotel records of over 500 million
registration details and other similar information were leaked.
several phishing attacks and data breaches the country’s residents had faced