Personal data of ANWB customers may have been stolen after a cyber attack
ANP reports that ANWB (the Royal Dutch Touring Club) has sent an email to former and current members to warn them that their data may have been compromised in cyber attack.
The attack was not on ANWB’s own system, it seems, but a collection agency that they use for delinquent accounts — Trust Krediet Beheer BV. It sounds like TKB was attacked by ransomware or something that encrypted their files.
The matter has been reported to the Dutch DPA and law enforcement.
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