At the time of publishing this article, the database has continued to grow with new data.
March 1, 2023
My QR Code was informed about the leak almost two weeks ago, yet it failed to respond or secure its server.
February 19, 2023
In total, the Cutout-owned Elasticsearch server leaked a whopping 9 GB worth of customer data.
February 16, 2023
The cause of the data leak is an ongoing server misconfiguration, identified by researchers on Shodan, the search engine for IoT devices.
February 4, 2023
Apparently, the server belongs to a company based in the US with offices around the globe including India.
January 3, 2023
At the time of writing, the server was actively being updated with more data!
November 18, 2022
Security researcher Anurag Sen revealed Amazon failed to protect one of its internal servers, which allowed any third party to access the database.
November 1, 2022
The exposed Elasticsearch server belongs to an Indian healthcare software company that has not secured the database despite being alerted.
September 25, 2022
As seen by Hackread.com, the database is currently being sold for 10 Bitcoin (around $200,000) at the time…
July 4, 2022
The misconfigured Elasticsearch database apparently belonged to the US-based software solution provider Transact Campus. SafetyDetectives’ cybersecurity research team…
June 15, 2022