UK: Cyber attack on Sunderland City Council database: Investigation after personal data accessed by hackers
Ross Robertson reports:
Hackers have accessed users’ personal details in a cyber attack on Sunderland City Council’s library database.
Council chiefs are warning users to be vigilant after a number of customers’ details were accessed during a cyber incident involving the library services customer database.
This resulted in the unauthorised access to the details of 45 of the 145,000 user accounts on the database, including names, dates of birth and telephone numbers.
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