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Data Breach
Wednesday airline updates: easyJet reveals lost passenger data from hack

EasyJet has admitted that approximately nine million customers have been affected by a “highly sophisticated cyber attack.” It said email addresses and travel details had been stolen and that 2,208 customers had also had their credit card details “accessed”. The airline has said it will contact the affected customers directly within the next few days

British Airways issued with £183.39 million fine for 2018 data breach

The United Kingdom Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has issued British Airways a £183.39 million fine after the personal data of half a million customers was compromised in 2018.

HK privacy commissioner hands down report on Cathay data breach

Hong Kong's privacy commissioner for personal data Stephen Wong says elements of Cathay Pacific's IT systems were "too lax" in securing passenger data prior to a data breach.


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