Russian Government Sites Leak Passport and Personal Data for 2.25 Million Users


Moscow, Russia - July 31, 2018: Tourists walk on the red square on a summer day. View of the square and the Kremlin's Spassky Tower (Moscow, Russia - July 31, 2018: Tourists walk on the red square on a summer day. View of the square and the Kremlin's


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Multiple Russian government sites have leaked the personal and passport information of over 2.25 million citizens, government employees, and high-ranking politicians.

Ivan Begtin, co-founder of Informational Culture, a Russian NGO, has discovered and documented the leaks.


In a three-part blog post series, Begtin said he investigated ..