Records of 17 mn users up for sale on the Dark Web; Zomato says users’ payment info still secure
So, how bad is the hack? The company claims that payment-related information is stored separately from the stolen data “in a highly secure PCI Data Security Standard (DSS) compliant vault”. Zomato has claimed that no payment information or credit card data has been stolen or leaked.
Also, the post claims that the hashed passwords cannot be converted or decrypted back to plain text, thereby preserving their “sanctity”. However, the post advises users to change their passwords, especially if they use the same password for any other online services.| read more….