Three Mobile breached, millions of UK customers’ data at risk


The Telegraph reports that carrier Three Mobile’s systems in the UK have been breached and that its sources say roughly 6 million customers’ personal data could be at risk. The company noted that the attackers used an employee login to gain entry into its database of customers eligible for a phone upgrade. It hasn’t yet confirmed how many users’ data was stolen or informed affected customers. The data in question includes people’s names, phone numbers, addresses and dates of birth; Three says no financial information could’ve been accessed. The National Crime Agency (NCA) said it had arrested three persons –…

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from UK – The Next Web http://thenextweb.com/uk/2016/11/18/three-mobile-breached-millions-of-uk-customers-data-at-risk/

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