According to a research, many of the hacked accounts are in hacking forums for sale (with values from $ 3 to $ 11). Some of them are even offered It's free.
User complaints and complaints
Disney's video streaming service premiered on November 12. Audience response exceeded all expectations, with just over 24 hours garnering more than 10 millions users, despite being only available on USA, Canada and the Netherlands.
However, some have emerged from the beginning technical problems. Many users reported that they were unable to watch their favorite programs.
In addition, a portion of users reported access problems account their.
According to user complaints, some hackers gained access to accounts and changed it e-mail and password, barring them from accessing the account.
Two users admitted that the password they used on the Disney + account was the same as the one they used on other accounts. However, others reported that they had created a code exclusively for the Disney + account.
This means that hackers have breached some accounts using credentials, found in stolen password databases. However, they managed to infringe on others keylogging and malware that steals data.
The speed with which Disney + accounts were breached is truly amazing. The hackers moved extremely fast (within a few hours) and uploaded the accounts to hacking forums to sell them.
The forums are filled with advertisements encouraging users to purchase credentials to acquire access on Disney + accounts.
Prices range from $ 3 to $ 11.
In the pictures below you can see some of them advertisements found on hacking forums.
However, as we said above, some free Disney + credentials were also found for free.
They are available on the forums usernames and passwords. Some users confirmed that the credentials were theirs.
One protection measure that Disney + could incorporate is its support multi-factor authentication.
Many popular streaming services (Amazon Prime, Hulu, and Netflix) have and still have the same problem with Disney +. Hackers are constantly breaching their accounts sell on hacking forums because there are many who buy them.
Unfortunately, there are many ways to breach your accounts. However, Disney + account holders should follow some basic practices such as use different passwords for different accounts and services. The Criminals they may find other ways to access the accounts, but this is a first hurdle.
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