Another Data breach incident; Click2Gov’s 300 000 users get affected

Click2Gov was found to be dealing with yet another data breach. This time, cybersecurity experts’ team called Gemini revealed this as a result of the headlines that payment system got hacked in various U.S cities. Around 46 cities felt the consequences of this attack. Among them, the widely affected cities are: Texas; Saint Petersburg; Florida; California; Laredo; Topeco Vulnerabilities in the Click2Gov payment software caused the data theft Click2Gov is a widely used payment technology that offers up-to-date, online views of customer utility accounts, and provides several convenient payment options. Around 294,929 users’ payment records get stolen by this attack. According to the report, the cyber criminals behind this attack have been selling the records on the Dark Web for $10 each. At present, they managed to earn a surprising amount of around $1.7 million. The cyber criminals gained the debit and credit card credentials, usernames, surnames and passwords. The Read more