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EasyJet hit by cyber attack, hackers access 9 mln customers' details

Reuters | London | Updated: 19-05-2020 17:06 IST | Created: 19-05-2020 16:39 IST
EasyJet hit by cyber attack, hackers access 9 mln customers' details
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British budget airline EasyJet said on Tuesday hackers had accessed the email and travel details of around 9 million customers, and the credit card details of more than 2,000 of them, in a "highly sophisticated" attack.

"There is no evidence that any personal information of any nature has been misused, however .. we are communicating with the approximately 9 million customers whose travel details were accessed to advise them of protective steps to minimize any risk of potential phishing," it said.


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