The details of approximately 17 million CouchSurfers are being sold via Telegram and hacking forums. Although companies are doing their best to protect their data, this goes to show that cybercriminals will stop at nothing to make a profit off of a data breach.  

The amount of damage that can be done with just a UserID, full name, email addresses and additional account information can lead up to steep financial woes that can be difficult to come out of.