Sunday, 23 September 2018

TalkTalk slapped with record fine for security breach

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Wednesday 05 October 16

U.K. information watchdog says telco could have done more to protect customers' data.

TalkTalk on Wednesday was slapped with a record £400,000 fine by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for failings that led to last year's cyber hack. An investigation by the U.K. data watchdog found that the attacker exploited technical weaknesses in TalkTalk's systems…

TalkTalk on Wednesday was slapped with a record £400,000 fine by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) for failings that led to last year's cyber hack. An investigation by the U.K. data watchdog found that the attacker exploited technical weaknesses in TalkTalk's systems…

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