PH: NPC finds data breach in cash-loaning app

Bernie Cahiles-Magkilat has an update on the Cashalo breach, noted previously.

The National Privacy Commission (NPC) said its initial findings showed data breach on cash-loaning application Cashalo where a certain user was found selling personal information of 3.3 million users.

NPC said this following its preliminary probe on the data security issue of Cashalo, which is operated by Oriente Express Techsystem Corporation.

In a statement, NPC said that based on initial findings, the post of data-dumping of the said application on the dark web has been on different cyber forums since February 14, 2021.

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