TOTAL: {[ getCartTotalCost() | currencyFilter ]} Update cart for total shopping_basket Checkout

Daily Dashboard | Dixons Carphone breached, affects 5.9M payment cards Related reading: This tech seeks to protect citizens from incidental IoT facial captures

rss_feed
PrivacyTraining_ad300x250.Promo1-01
GDPR-Ready_300x250-Ad

European retailer Dixons Carphone suffered a data breach affecting 5.9 million payment cards, TechCrunch reports. While the majority of the cards were protected, about 105,000 cards were not safeguarded by chip-and-PIN technology. Hackers also accessed 1.2 million records containing customers’ names, addresses and email addresses. “We have no evidence that this information has left our systems or has resulted in any fraud at this stage. We are contacting those whose non-financial personal data was accessed to inform them, to apologise, and to give them advice on any protective steps they should take,” the company said in a statement. Dixons has notified the U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office of the breach.
Full Story

Comments

If you want to comment on this post, you need to login.