1. Home
  2. Nation
  3. Zomato hacked, data of 17 mn users stolen

Zomato hacked, data of 17 mn users stolen

By Team Pardaphash 
Updated Date

Zomato today went a security breach and 17 million user data got stolen from the food-tech company’s database comprising of email addresses and hashed passwords of customers.



Also Read :- Harish Chaudhary replaces Harish Rawat as Punjab and Chandigarh Congress in-charge

As per the information given by the Hackeread.com, a user by the name of “nclay” claimed to have hacked Zomato and was keen to sell data pertaining to 17 million registered users on a popular Dark Web marketplace.



This included emails and password hashes of registered Zomato users with the price set for the whole package at $1,001.43 (BTC 0.5587) – BTC here stands for Bitcoins. Hackeread adds the vendor also published data and evidence to prove it was genuine.

For the latest news and reviews, follow us on Facebook and Twitter ...