SG: M1 probed for ‘data breach’ over sales of new iPhone

Kelly Tay reports:

M1 is being investigated by the Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC), after an apparent security breach on its website on Monday compromised customers’ personal information.


The kerfuffle began on Monday, when M1 had to suspend pre-orders for the new Apple iPhone 6 and 6 plus, after uncovering a “potential security breach”.

Read more on The Business Times. At the time of this posting, there’s no notice on M1’s site about any possible breach.

Updated 9-17-2014: The breach reportedly involved 12 customers’ names and addresses. There’s still no statement on M1’s website, however.

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