Swisscom data breach: Personal details of one in ten Swiss citizens stolen

Jason Murdock reports:

A Swiss mobile phone operator has admitted its data systems were breached late last year and the contact details of about 800,000 customers were compromised.

Swisscom said on Wednesday (7 February) that the names, addresses, telephone numbers and dates of birth of customers were accessed by an unknown party, which got the data through a sales partner of Swisscom. The company was not named.

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