EasyJet admits massive data breach via cyber-attack

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EasyJet has revealed that the personal information of 9 million customers was accessed in what the low-cost airline is describing as a “highly sophisticated” cyber-attack.

EasyJet admits data breach via cyber-attack

The company announced that email addresses and travel details were accessed and it would contact the customers affected.

Of the 9 million people affected, 2,208 had credit card details stolen, easyJet told the stock market. No passport details were uncovered.

Those customers whose credit card details were taken have been contacted, while everyone else affected will be contacted by 26 May.

EasyJet did not immediately give details of how

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Fresh Marriott International data breach puts 5.2 million at risk

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Marriott International has sadly had to admit that it has suffered a second data breach following the earlier admission in 2018. According to an incident notification published on their website, the company spotted unusual activity occurring in an app that guests use to access services during their stay.

Fresh Marriott data breach puts 5.2 million at risk

An investigation into the activity revealed that the login credentials of two Marriott employees had been used to access “an unexpected amount” of guest information. Marriott said guest data that may have been compromised in the breach included contact details, loyalty account information,

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