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The data was sold and traded before 000webhost was alerted in October.
Compromised data: Email addresses, Passwords In April 2016, customer data obtained from the streaming app known as "17" appeared listed for sale on a Tor hidden service marketplace.
The data contained over 4 million unique email addresses along with IP addresses, usernames and passwords stored as unsalted MD5 hashes.
The data was being actively traded on underground forums and included email addresses, birth dates and passwords.
Compromised data: Dates of birth, Email addresses, IP addresses, Passwords, Usernames password and a password hint in plain text.
The password cryptography was poorly done and many were quickly resolved back to plain text.