191 Million US Voters have been Outted in Public Seen Database

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  1. drmike

    drmike 100% Tier-1 Gogent

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    Mystery Database Owner Exposes 191 Million US Voter Records Online



    A security researcher has discovered a database of 191 million American voters including personal information unprotected on the internet due to misconfiguration, according to media reports. On December 20 DataBreaches.net was contacted by Chris Vickery, who provided a screen shot of his own information from a database with over 191 million records, but despite the involvement of the FBI and the California Attorney General ’s Office, the database is still accessible and its owner a mystery.


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  2. wlanboy

    wlanboy Content Contributer

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    Wow... a very expensive database and no owner...