User data exposed in Domain Factory hosting security breach

Charlie Osborne reports:

German hosting provider Domain Factory has experienced a data breach which has exposed customer data.

Last week, the company said [translated] an unknown threat actor posted claims on the Domain Factory forum which suggested they had managed to compromise the firm’s systems and access information.

Following this statement, Domain Factory pulled its forum and launched an investigation. The company found the claims to be true and says that customer data “was accessed by an outside party without authorization” on 28 January 2018.

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