Website claims: Registered Filipinos voters’ sensitive data easily searchable

Things may have just gotten worse for Filipino voters whose details were hacked and exposed in a massive breach recently. Lara Tan reports:

A website called claimed it carries the sensitive data — such as full name, complete address, and passport number — of at least 70 million registered Filipino voters.

Last March, the website of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) was hacked by Anonymous Philippines. Hours later, a Facebook user named Lulzsec Pilipinas claimed to possess Comelec’s leaked database and posted the mirror links on Facebook.

Read more on CNN.

About the author: Dissent

Comments are closed.