Parenting platform BabyChakra exposes 5.5 Mn files carrying data of parents, children


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Mumbai-based online parenting platform BabyChakra exposed the data of its users — which includes parents and indirectly their children — due to a misconfiguration in one of its servers. The misconfiguration made over 5.5 Mn files, belonging to a few hundred thousand individuals, publicly accessible. The entire data is said to be 259 GB in size and includes photos, videos, personal details and other sensitive information of the users.