• British Airways website suffers data breach

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    Financial and personal data has been stolen from potentially hundreds of thousands of British Airways customers who booked online in recent weeks, extending a run of embarrassing technological mishaps suffered by the UK flag carrier. Emily Wither reports.
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  • British Airways apologizes for hack, vows to compensate customers

    15 days ago - By Review Journal

    British Airways is promising to compensate customers after reporting a major hack of its website that compromised credit card information of roughly 380,000 travelers.
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  • UK authorities working to better understand BA cyber attack: PM's spokeswoman

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    The government is aware of a cyber attack affecting British Airways customers and authorities are working to better understand the incident, Prime Minister Theresa May's spokeswoman said on Friday.
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  • British Airways got hacked, 380,000 customers affected

    15 days ago - By Fast Company

    The information compiled in the hack included names, street addresses, email addresses, credit card numbers and expiration dates, and credit card security codes.
    The British airline announced yesterday that it was the victim of a “very sophisticated, malicious criminal” attack, reports Reuters. Between August 21 and September 5, the personal and financial details of customers linked to 380,000 web transactions were stolen in the hack. The information compiled in the hack included names, street addresses, email addresses, credit card numbers and expiration dates, and credit card security...
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  • What We Know So Far About the British Airways Hack That Affected 380,000 Customers

    15 days ago - By Fortune

    British Airways used to brag that “ We'll take more care of you ,” but it hasn't been taking enough care of its customer data.
    Hackers stole the credit card and contact data of 380,000 British Airways customers, the airline's owner IAG icagy announced Thursday. The data came from customers who made purchases between 10:58 p.m. BST August 21 and 9:45 p.m. BST September 5.
    British Airways says its website and mobile app are back to normal and that it is contacting affected customers. In the meantime, it encourages customers to contact their bank and credit card issuers.
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  • British Airways apologizes after 380,000 customers hit in cyber attack

    15 days ago - By Reuters

    British Airways was forced to apologize on Friday after the credit card details of hundreds of thousands of its customers were stolen over a two-week period in the worst ever attack on its website and app.
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