USCellular hit by a data breach after hackers access CRM software

Lawrence Abrams reports:

Mobile network operator USCellular suffered a data breach after hackers gained access to its CRM and viewed customers’ accounts.

In a data breach notification filed with the Vermont attorney general’s office, USCellular states that retail store’s employees were scammed into downloading software onto a computer.

This software allowed an attacker to access the computer remotely, and as the employee was logged into the customer relationship management (CRM), they gained access to that as well.

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