49 million user records from US data broker LimeLeads put up for sale online

Catalin Cimpanu reports:

A hacker is currently selling a huge database of 49 million business contacts on a underground hacking forum, ZDNet has learned.

The hacker claims the data belongs to LimeLeads, a San Francisco-based business-to-business (B2B) leads generator, which +makes its money by renting access to an internal database containing business contacts that can be used for pitches and sales.

Read more on ZDNet.

Omnichorus is well-known in more than one forum, and people who regularly check certain sites will recognize where the listing was posted.

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