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Binance Denies Allegations Of KYC Data Breach Amidst Dark Web Rumors

Binance has strongly refuted allegations suggesting a breach of its users’ KYC data on the dark web, following purported claims of a GitHub breach.

Speculation has emerged in the past two days, indicating that individuals are purportedly selling Binance customer data, including full names, countries, and phone numbers. 

The alleged breach also insinuated that hackers could potentially access law enforcement systems of major organizations, enabling them to legally request personal details of users, including those of Binance and Coinbase.

However, Binance has swiftly responded, assuring users that its security team has thoroughly evaluated the situation and confirmed the absence of any such leak from Binance systems. 

The exchange emphasizes that user accounts remain secure and protected by multiple layers of defense mechanisms, including Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), biometrics, and authenticators.

Binance Thanks The Community For Swift Response And Support

In a statement addressing the issue, Binance expressed gratitude to individuals who report potential bugs and security concerns, enabling them to conduct thorough investigations and take appropriate action to safeguard user accounts. 

The exchange reiterates its commitment to maintaining the highest standards of security and protection for its users’ personal information.

Amidst the ongoing rumors and speculations, Binance reassures its user base of its unwavering dedication to ensuring the integrity and security of their accounts. 

The exchange encourages users to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity promptly, underscoring the importance of collective efforts in maintaining a secure trading environment.

Disclosure: This is not trading or investment advice. Always do your research before buying any cryptocurrency or investing in any services.

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