Hostinger Security Incident, one of the more significant domain provider and web hosting provider on the internet, now has over 29 million users, collectively with its subsidiaries in Worldwide has exposed today a security occurrence that 14 Million Hostinger Clients Impacted by Security Incident.
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Hostinger Security Incident fall out on August 23, and a third party was able to access The API database, which includes our Client usernames, emails, hashed passwords, first names and IP addresses he respective database table that holds client data, has information about 14 million Hostinger users , initially The hosting provider stated that the unauthorized third party gained access to their internal system API.
The hosting provider company announced “We have reset all Hostinger Client passwords as a precautionary measure following a recent security incident. We are taking this extremely seriously and want to let everyone know what has happened and the immediate steps we have taken to protect our clients’ security.”
“During this incident, an unauthorised third party has gained access to our internal system API, one of which had access to hashed passwords and other non-financial data about our customers.”
The company declared that financial data was not hazarded; neither was client website files or data affected in Security Incident.
The password reset procedure is an accurate measure, and Hostinger clients received the information and details on how to regain access to their account.
Hostinger suggests their use of strong passwords that are different for each online service. Password managers tools can both generate and store them securely that are not utilised on other websites. Users should be careful of any don’t share information that may ask for your login details, personal information or refer you to a website asking for the data.