Huobi users’ information is surfacing on some dark-web markets. The exchange’s name constantly surfaces on the dark web markets, where self-proclaimed hackers are selling user information that allegedly belongs to Huobi’s customers.
Moreover, Huobi spokesperson said that these phone numbers might have been hijacked by breaching a third-party messaging service providers and the leak is not due to any security breach on Huobi.
“We understand that due to the recent leak from a major exchange, there are growing concerns regarding the leak of users’ KYC data which contains essential and highly confidential user information. However, this issue is different,” the spokesperson said.