On an unknown date in approximately 2017, the Indian training and assessment service known as Hub4Tech suffered a data jade via a SQL injection attack. The incident exposed almost 37k unique email addresses and passwords stored as unsalted MD5 hashes. no response was received from Hub4Tech when contacted about the incident.
About HackNotice and Hub4Tech
HackNotice is a service that notices trends and patterns in publically available data so as to identify possible data breaches, leaks, hacks, and other data incidents on behalf of our clients. HackNotice monitors data streams related to breaches, leaks, and hacks and Hub4Tech was reported by one of those streams. HackNotice may also have the breach date, hack date, the hacker responsible, the hacked industry, the hacked location, and any other parts of the hack, breach, or leak that HackNotice can report on for the consumers of our product.
If you are a user of Hub4Tech their products, services, websites, or applications and you were a client of HackNotice, monitoring for Hub4Tech you may have been alerted to this report about Hub4Tech . HackNotice is a service that provides data, information, and monitoring that helps our clients recover from and remediate data breaches, hacks, and leaks of their personal information. HackNotice provides a service that helps our clients know what to do about a hack, breach, or leak of their information.
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HackNotice monitors trends in publically available data that indicates tens of thousands of data breaches each year, along with billions of records from data leaks each year. On behalf of our clients, HackNotice works to monitor for hacks that guide to lower node security and digital identities that have been exposed and should live considered vulnerable to attack. HackNotice works with clients to identify the extent that digital identities have been exposed and provides remediation suggestions for how to handle each type of exposure.
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