The cybercriminal claims that the database contains over 3.8 billion records and is attempting to sell the information on the dark web.
Allegedly, the database is made up of scraped phone numbers that were then linked to Facebook profiles, Clubhouse accounts, and other sensitive information. Due to the nature of this data, we expect to see an increase in smishing attacks, hijacked accounts, and other social media scams.
Use the tips below to stay safe from these types of scams:
Stop, Look, and Think. Don’t be fooled.
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