“Combo File” Merging 3.8 Billion Phone Numbers from Clubhouse With Scraped Facebook Users Could Cause Surge in Phishing, Account Takeover Attacks

Oct 1, 2021 | News

Each taken on their own, the recent leaks of basic personal contact information from Clubhouse and Facebook users were not major security concerns. A new “combination file” offered on the dark web that makes connections between specific users of both platforms is more of a threat to create a spike in specific attack types, namely phishing and account takeover attempts.

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