The data would have been drained by Whatsapp and according to the supplier, the profiles are active
You telephone data than eight million Brazilian citizens appear in a large amount of data from the Whatsapp, for sale on a cybercriminal forum with information from 487 million people from 84 countries. O Brazil is one of the countries with the highest share of visible contacts, while the hardest hit are Egypt (44.8 million), Italy (35.6 mi), USA (32.3 mi), Saudi Arabia (28.8 mi), France (119.8 mi) and Turkey (19.6 mi).
According to those responsible, the contacts are active. The database provides other information about citizens, but this can be obtained from the phones themselves, either by scraping data available on the phones themselves. profilessuch as name and photo, even through attempts to phishing🇧🇷
According to information from CanalTech, the authenticity of the volume was confirmed by the security specialists of the cybernewswho had access to a sample of the leak.
There were 817 numbers from the United States and another 1,097 from UKall valid and corresponding to active users of the Whatsapp🇧🇷 The origin, however, was not revealed to the public, with the person responsible claiming only to have used “strategies” to obtain the information.