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30 million Americans affected by the Astoria Company data breach

March 25, 2021

Astoria Company LLC is a lead generation company that leverages on a network of websites to collect information on a person that may be looking for discounted car loans, different medical insurance, or even payday loans.

Collected data si shared with a number of partner sites (such as insurance or loan agencies), that pay per lead referral.

DATABASE SALE ON DARKWEB MARKETS

On January 26, 2021, threat intelligence team at Nightlion Security became aware of several new breached databases being sold on the Dark0de market by the popular hacking group Shiny Hunters.

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