French telecom Orange discloses data breach affecting 800,000 customers

Swati Khandelwal reports:

The French multinational telecommunication company announced recently, it was targeted by unknown hackers on 16th January 2014, who allegedly gained access to the accounts of up to 800,000 customers of Orange website.

According to a report published on the PCImpact website, the company warned their customers in an email that their Client Area website was hacked and personal data of 3% customers have been stolen, but the passwords are not affected.

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