RailYatri exposes personal data of over 700,000 passengers


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RailYatri, a renowned Indian platform for train and bus bookings, has publicly exposed the personal data of more than 700,000 of its users. The information was leaked through a server that was left unprotected on the internet, allowing open access to anyone who knew where to look. This included the full names of these people, their age, gender, phone numbers, home addresses, email IDs, locations, UPI IDs, and partial credit/debit card numbers.