Pay Day Loans Firm Based in UK Hacked

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Customers of the UK payday loan firm Wonga were warned that their personal details might have been stolen. The company explained that it was investigating illegal access to the personal data of its customers in the United Kingdom and Poland. According to the current information, 270,000 new and former customers, of which 245,000 are in… Read more »

Microsoft YouTube Channel Hacked

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Microsoft’s official YouTube channel have been hacked and all the uploaded videos of the company have been removed. The hacker replaced the videos with solicitations for sponsorships, apparently expecting an influx of traffic as the news becomes viral. The background on the channel has been replaced and all of the company’s archived videos, including those… Read more »

Hackers Accessed Citigroup Customer Data

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Citigroup said today that hackers breached the bank’s network and may have gained access to the personal data of hundreds of thousands of bank card customers. Customer names, account numbers, and contact information, including e-mail addresses, were accessed during the breach, which was discovered in May during routine monitoring. However, no Social Security numbers, birth… Read more »