Ontario Science Centre data breach exposes 174,000 names, email addresses

David Rider reports:

A summertime data breach exposed the names and email addresses of 174,000 Ontario Science Centre members, donors and others including customers for camps and birthday parties, the Star has learned.

Campaigner, a company that does email blasts for the provincially owned tourist attraction, informed the science centre on Aug. 16 that “someone made a copy of the science centre’s subscriber emails and names without authorization. No other personal identification, financial information or passwords were accessed.”

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