UK: Wentworth Golf Club members informed of hack

Golf Punk reports:

The exclusive Wentworth Club in Surrey home to the European Tour has suffered a data breach with membership data stolen. The club’ membership, which reads like a whos who of the rich and famous, has been informed by the club and asked to remain vigilant.

The entire membership of over 4,000 members were informed by way of an apologetic note at the end of last week. The club told famous folk such as Sir Michael Parkinson, cricket’s Kevin Pietersen and golf’s Nick and Di Dougherty that their details had been stolen by “an unauthorised third party.”

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