Major Russian social networking website VK.com has reportedly been breached by hackers looking to sell some 171 million user accounts for one bitcoin, or USD $580.
A breach of Russian social network VK.com, a Facebook clone, has been reported by LeakedSource, a website that has obtained parts of the breached database.
Of the 171 million user accounts, at least 100 million accounts have users’ data including names, user logins and phone numbers exposed in the cache.
The seller is a hacker who goes by the name ‘Tessa88’, hawking the database on The Real Deal, a darkweb marketplace. The same hacker was also associated with the recent dump of MySpace [...]