If your information is found on the dark web, take the following steps:

  • Change Passwords: Immediately change passwords for compromised accounts and use strong, unique passwords.
  • Monitor Accounts: Keep a close watch on your financial accounts for any unauthorized transactions.
  • Alert Relevant Parties: Inform your bank, credit card company, or other affected organizations about the breach.
  • Enable Two-Factor Authentication (2FA): Add an extra layer of security to your accounts to prevent unauthorized access.
  • Report to Authorities: Report the incident to relevant authorities, such as the police or cybersecurity agencies, to assist in the investigation.