Another day, another data breach. The latest victim of a malicious hack is British Airways, resulting in the exposure of credit card and other customer details to criminals. The airline has apologised for the security breach, which they describe as sophisticated. They have also promised to fully compensate any customers who lose out as a result. Around 380,000 customer transactions were affected by the hack, which took place between 22:58 BST on 21st August and 21:45 BST on 5th September.
British Airways data breach could spark fraud attempts
This 540 word blog looks at the recent security breach against British Airways, and what individuals can do if any fraud attempts get made to them. Written on 7th September 2018.