Bukalapak Denies Alleged Data Breach on Dark Web

Tempo.co reports:

 E-commerce startup Bukalapak dismissed rumors saying that its platform was hacked and so a total of 13 million consumers’ private data were leaked. It ensured consumers’ data are safely maintained.

“We are highly aware that cybersecurity risk can threaten anyone. The security of users’ data is our main priority so we always implement various efforts to tighten the security and convenience for our users, as well as ensure their personal data are not misused,” said Bukalapak CEO Rachmat Kaimuddin in a written statement on Wednesday, May 6.

Recently, a hacker from Raid Forums site claimed he managed to hack 13 million consumers’ data of Bukalapak and sold them online on the dark web. Bukalapak denied the claim, yet admitted there were hacking attempts in early 2019.

Read more on Tempo.co.  Well.. who attempted to verify whether the data were valid?  Anyone?

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