AU: Big Footy data breach exposed private details of up to 100,000 users

Fiona Wilan reports:

A large data leak from an AFL fan website has exposed about 70 million records online, including private conversations between users, according to cyber security researchers.

Aussie Rules forum Bigfooty.com has about 100,000 users – although it’s not known how many were affected. The site has now started to contact users to notify them about the breach but the company believes no one downloaded the exposed data.

Read more on the Sydney Morning Herald.

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